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Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site - Toxics Only for Manitoba in 1998 are
7,550,498 (kg)
National Ranking for Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site - Toxics Only for MB in 1998 is
6
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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 5,244,979 97,809 2,373,600 0 7,550,498 7,550,498 --
Toxics Total 5,244,979 97,809 2,373,600 0 7,550,498 7,550,498 --
Ammonia (Total) 1,789,095 19,553 79,564 0 1,888,242 1,888,242 25.01%
Zinc (and its compounds) 181,407 6,426 1,434,402 0 1,622,335 1,622,335 21.49%
Methanol 1,166,043 17,017 237 0 1,183,800 1,183,800 15.68%
Hydrochloric acid 501,086 0 0 0 501,111 501,111 6.64%
Toluene 368,796 0 17,500 0 386,642 386,642 5.12%
Lead (and its compounds) 96,880 528 250,100 0 347,708 347,708 4.61%
Copper (and its compounds) 92,451 849 149,025 0 242,325 242,325 3.21%
Manganese (and its compounds) 7,950 5,420 199,770 0 213,140 213,140 2.82%
Xylene (mixed isomers) 211,220 0 688 0 212,043 212,043 2.81%
Acetone - [MOE] 171,361 256 2 0 172,249 172,249 2.28%
Ethylene glycol 7 2,587 156,374 0 159,170 159,170 2.11%
Nickel (and its compounds) 92,072 12,284 17,486 0 121,842 121,842 1.61%
Methyl ethyl ketone 118,907 0 0 0 118,957 118,957 1.58%
Sulphuric acid 92,514 0 0 0 93,294 93,294 1.24%
Styrene 52,936 0 5,400 0 59,736 59,736 .79%
Hydrogen fluoride 59,400 0 0 0 59,400 59,400 .79%
Chromium (and its compounds) 256 2 54,853 0 55,211 55,211 .73%
Isopropyl alcohol 51,374 0 0 0 51,406 51,406 .68%
i-Butyl alcohol 45,700 0 0 0 45,701 45,701 .61%
Nitrate ion in solution at pH >= 6.0 0 32,021 8,200 0 40,221 40,221 .53%
Cadmium (and its compounds) 26,777 156 0 0 26,933 26,933 .36%
n-Butyl alcohol 23,085 0 0 0 23,085 23,085 .31%
Dichloromethane 22,500 0 0 0 22,544 22,544 .30%
Acetaldehyde 21,206 290 1 0 21,497 21,497 .28%
Arsenic (and its compounds) 16,920 392 0 0 17,312 17,312 .23%
Chlorine 16,027 0 0 0 16,127 16,127 .21%
Trichloroethylene 9,900 0 0 0 9,915 9,915 .13%
Tetrachloroethylene 6,500 0 0 0 6,501 6,501 .09%
Cobalt (and its compounds) 1,560 192 0 0 1,752 1,752 .02%
Nitric acid 0 0 0 0 971 971 .01%
Diethanolamine (and its salts) 700 0 0 0 700 700 --
Methyl isobutyl ketone 345 0 0 0 353 353 --
Phosphoric acid 0 0 0 0 102 102 --
Dibutyl phthalate 0 0 0 0 100 100 --
Butyl benzyl phthalate 0 0 0 0 100 100 --
2-Ethoxyethyl acetate 0 0 0 0 100 100 --
Cyanides (ionic) 0 92 0 0 92 92 --
Formaldehyde 0 0 0 0 26 26 --
Methylenebis(phenylisocyanate) 4 0 0 0 4 4 --
 
CACs Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 --

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