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Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site with Combined Air Release for Manitoba in 2002 are
413,003,305 (kg)
National Ranking for Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site with Combined Air Release for MB in 2002 is
4
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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 & off-site) Underground Injection (on & off-site) Total Release Adjusted Total Release Percentage*
Combined Total 407,108,568 3,514,255 2,374,041 0 413,003,305 413,003,143 --
Toxics Total 4,893,836 3,514,255 2,374,041 0 10,788,573 10,788,411 --
Ammonia (Total) 1,177,715 3,231,645 451,030 0 4,860,496 4,860,496 1.18%
Zinc (and its compounds) 476,083 20,676 957,848 0 1,454,717 1,454,717 .35%
Methanol 1,145,646 2,241 2,609 0 1,151,103 1,151,103 .28%
Toluene 399,709 0 715 0 400,804 400,804 .10%
n-Hexane 373,002 0 470 0 373,627 373,627 .09%
Nitrate ion in solution at pH >= 6.0 0 220,624 90,300 0 310,924 310,924 .08%
Manganese (and its compounds) 9,557 8,509 262,374 0 280,992 280,992 .07%
Nickel (and its compounds) 159,485 21,100 50,148 0 230,816 230,816 .06%
Lead (and its compounds) 112,070 1,376 113,478 0 226,924 226,924 .05%
Xylene (mixed isomers) 197,954 0 16 0 198,019 198,019 .05%
Copper (and its compounds) 85,900 6,228 103,862 0 195,990 195,978 .05%
Ethylene glycol 0 0 175,085 0 175,285 175,285 .04%
Isopropyl alcohol 174,568 0 6 0 174,740 174,740 .04%
Sulphuric acid 27,680 0 97,918 0 126,338 126,338 .03%
Hydrogen sulphide 118,161 233 0 0 118,394 118,394 .03%
Methyl ethyl ketone 81,469 0 8 0 81,972 81,972 .02%
Dichloromethane 70,720 0 0 0 70,730 70,730 .02%
i-Butyl alcohol 61,940 0 7 0 62,090 62,090 .02%
Styrene 56,205 0 4,000 0 60,205 60,205 .01%
Chromium (and its compounds) 11 0 55,151 0 56,021 55,974 .01%
Arsenic (and its compounds) 24,949 696 499 0 26,144 26,040 --
Cadmium (and its compounds) 23,325 248 2,510 0 26,083 26,083 --
1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene 25,581 0 233 0 25,814 25,814 --
Acetaldehyde 24,361 343 7 0 24,711 24,711 --
Ethylbenzene 16,377 0 17 0 16,523 16,523 --
n-Butyl alcohol 13,425 0 0 0 14,131 14,131 --
Hydrochloric acid 11,553 0 0 0 11,611 11,611 --
N-Methyl-2-pyrrolidone 7,250 0 0 0 7,250 7,250 --
Chlorine 5,415 0 0 0 5,688 5,688 --
Asbestos (friable form) 0 0 5,000 0 5,000 5,000 --
Cobalt (and its compounds) 3,140 290 0 0 3,430 3,430 --
2-Butoxyethanol 1,755 0 0 0 1,851 1,851 --
Benzene 1,849 0 0 0 1,849 1,849 --
2-Ethoxyethanol 1,490 0 0 0 1,490 1,490 --
Mercury (and its compounds) 1,360 5 51 0 1,416 1,416 --
Formaldehyde 1,112 0 0 0 1,211 1,211 --
Methyl isobutyl ketone 737 0 0 0 737 737 --
Hexachlorobenzene 722,851.0000 .0000 6,152.0000 .0000 729,003.0000 729,003.0000 --
Hexavalent chromium compounds 638 17 62 0 716 716 --
p,p'-Isopropylidenediphenol 0 0 570 0 570 570 --
Phenanthrene 389 2 1 0 392 392 --
Nitric acid 0 0 0 0 160 160 --
Aluminum (fume or dust) 0 0 58 0 116 116 --
Diethanolamine (and its salts) 0 0 0 0 100 100 --
Butyl benzyl phthalate 0 0 0 0 100 100 --
Dimethylamine 100 0 0 0 100 100 --
Triethylamine 99 0 0 0 99 99 --
Fluoranthene 72 1 0 0 73 73 --
Cyclohexane 67 0 0 0 67 67 --
PAHs, total Schedule 1, Part 3 56 0 0 0 56 56 --
Pyrene 51 1 0 0 51 51 --
Ethylene 40 0 0 0 40 40 --
Propylene 22 0 0 0 22 22 --
Cyanides (ionic) 0 22 0 0 22 22 --
Benzo(a)anthracene 8 0 0 0 8 8 --
Formic acid 0 0 0 0 7 7 --
Benzo(b)fluoranthene 3 0 0 0 4 4 --
Benzo(a)pyrene 3 0 0 0 3 3 --
Benzo(a)phenanthrene 3 0 0 0 3 3 --
Benzo(e)pyrene 2 0 0 0 2 2 --
Benzo(g,h,i)perylene 2 0 0 0 2 2 --
Indeno(1,2,3-CD)pyrene 2 0 0 0 2 2 --
Benzo(k)fluoranthene 1 0 0 0 1 1 --
Methylenebis(phenylisocyanate) 1 0 0 0 1 1 --
Dibenzo(a,h)anthracene 1 0 0 0 1 1 --
Perylene 0 0 0 0 0 0 --
Benzo(j)fluoranthene 0 0 0 0 0 0 --
Dioxins and furans .6960 .0000 5.3450 .0000 6.0410 6.0410 --
 
CACs Total 413,095,578 0 0 0 413,095,578 413,095,578 --
Sulphur dioxide 377,288,978 0 0 0 377,288,978 377,288,978 91.35%
Carbon monoxide 13,266,188 0 0 0 13,266,188 13,266,188 3.21%
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) 10,880,846 0 0 0 10,880,846 10,880,846 --
PM - Total Particulate Matter 6,839,340 0 0 0 6,839,340 6,839,340 1.66%
Oxides of nitrogen 4,820,226 0 0 0 4,820,226 4,820,226 1.17%
PM10 - Particulate Matter <=is 10 Microns 2,756,147 0 0 0 2,756,147 2,756,147 --
PM2.5 - Particulate Matter <= 2.5 Microns 1,092,908 0 0 0 1,092,908 1,092,908 --

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