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On-site Releases with Toxic Air Release for Manitoba in 1997 are
6,221,308 (kg)
National Ranking for On-site Releases with Toxic Air Release for MB in 1997 is
6
To see other pollution reports, please go to Pollution Ranking.

Please note:
  • The units of measurement for data presented below are in kilograms (kg), excluding hexachlorobenzene which is measured in grams (g) and dioxins/furans which are measured in grams (g) TEQ.
  • Recycling data is not included in total releases or transfers data. To obtain recycling data, please go to Who is Polluting? or Pollution Rankings.

Breakdown by Pollutants:
(NOTE: Click on the column total number for a detailed look at the data.)


Pollutant * Air Release Water Release Land Release (on-site) Underground Injection (on-site) Total On-site Release Percentage*
Combined Total 4,277,906 97,745 1,981,778 0 6,221,308 --
Toxics Total 4,277,906 97,745 1,981,778 0 6,221,308 --
Zinc (and its compounds) 411,359 4,450 1,350,284 0 1,766,093 28.39%
Methanol 1,180,028 17,059 107 0 1,197,194 19.24%
Ammonia (Total) 1,094,729 18,624 12,900 0 1,126,253 18.10%
Lead (and its compounds) 176,374 628 158,780 0 335,782 5.40%
Toluene 325,444 0 0 0 325,444 5.23%
Ethylene glycol 3 1,155 214,358 0 215,516 3.46%
Manganese (and its compounds) 5,058 19 205,152 0 210,229 3.38%
Xylene (mixed isomers) 194,601 0 519 0 195,120 3.14%
Acetone - [MOE] 136,121 257 301 0 136,679 2.20%
Hydrochloric acid 130,453 0 0 0 130,453 2.10%
Copper (and its compounds) 87,326 999 17,108 0 105,433 1.69%
Nickel (and its compounds) 64,332 16,797 0 0 81,129 1.30%
Methyl ethyl ketone 80,140 0 0 0 80,140 1.29%
Isopropyl alcohol 70,744 0 0 0 70,744 1.14%
Styrene 51,300 0 0 0 51,300 .82%
Nitrate ion in solution at pH >= 6.0 0 36,085 13,300 0 49,385 .79%
Sulphuric acid 43,303 0 0 0 43,303 .70%
i-Butyl alcohol 39,107 0 0 0 39,107 .63%
Cadmium (and its compounds) 34,703 346 0 0 35,049 .56%
n-Butyl alcohol 30,015 0 0 0 30,015 .48%
Arsenic (and its compounds) 26,282 497 0 0 26,779 .43%
Acetaldehyde 21,817 291 0 0 22,108 .36%
Dichloromethane 19,500 0 0 0 19,500 .31%
Methyl isobutyl ketone 18,610 0 0 0 18,610 .30%
Chlorine 15,164 0 0 0 15,164 .24%
Trichloroethylene 10,500 0 0 0 10,500 .17%
Chromium (and its compounds) 144 2 8,370 0 8,516 .14%
Tetrachloroethylene 6,500 0 0 0 6,500 .10%
Nitric acid 2,500 0 0 0 2,500 .04%
Cobalt (and its compounds) 1,120 660 0 0 1,780 .03%
Aluminum (fume or dust) 600 0 900 0 1,500 .02%
Cyanides (ionic) 0 133 0 0 133 --
Methylenebis(phenylisocyanate) 25 0 0 0 25 --
Phosphoric acid 4 0 0 0 4 --
 
CACs Total 0 0 0 0 0 --

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