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Total Reported Releases & Transfers - Toxics Only for Manitoba in 1996 are
5,368,216 (kg)
National Ranking for Total Reported Releases & Transfers - Toxics Only for MB in 1996 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 * Total Release Adjusted Total Release Total Transfer Total Release and Transfer Percentage*
Combined Total 4,878,397 4,878,397 489,819 5,368,216 --
Toxics Total 4,878,397 4,878,397 489,819 5,368,216 --
Zinc (and its compounds) 1,704,434 1,704,434 960 1,705,394 31.77%
Ammonia (Total) 1,291,423 1,291,423 75,400 1,366,823 25.46%
Ethylene glycol 292,434 292,434 127,272 419,706 7.82%
Lead (and its compounds) 357,785 357,785 3,650 361,435 6.73%
Manganese (and its compounds) 308,100 308,100 0 308,100 5.74%
Toluene 163,200 163,200 112,062 275,262 5.13%
Xylene (mixed isomers) 105,553 105,553 109,968 215,521 4.01%
Methanol 130,187 130,187 4,355 134,542 2.51%
Methyl ethyl ketone 78,988 78,988 25,455 104,443 1.95%
Nickel (and its compounds) 87,264 87,264 0 87,264 1.63%
Copper (and its compounds) 77,995 77,995 0 77,995 1.45%
Acetone - [MOE] 35,476 35,476 21,167 56,643 1.06%
Isopropyl alcohol 44,182 44,182 3,333 47,515 .89%
Nitrate ion in solution at pH >= 6.0 46,460 46,460 0 46,460 .87%
Sulphuric acid 29,153 29,153 0 29,153 .54%
Styrene 21,738 21,738 3,184 24,922 .46%
n-Butyl alcohol 18,468 18,468 4,030 22,498 .42%
i-Butyl alcohol 19,901 19,901 0 19,901 .37%
Tetrachloroethylene 4,039 4,039 13,000 17,039 .32%
Chlorine 16,631 16,631 0 16,631 .31%
Arsenic (and its compounds) 15,526 15,526 0 15,526 .29%
Cadmium (and its compounds) 14,607 14,607 0 14,607 .27%
Methyl isobutyl ketone 14,543 14,543 0 14,543 .27%
Trichloroethylene 11,110 11,110 3,200 14,310 .27%
Dichloromethane 12,727 12,727 0 12,727 .24%
Chromium (and its compounds) 2,407 2,407 3,350 5,757 .11%
Aluminum (fume or dust) 4,138 4,138 0 4,138 .08%
Nitric acid 3,060 3,060 0 3,060 .06%
Cobalt (and its compounds) 1,887 1,887 0 1,887 .04%
Butyl benzyl phthalate 100 100 500 600 .01%
Phosphoric acid 125 125 100 225 --
Diethanolamine (and its salts) 100 100 0 100 --
Hydrochloric acid 100 100 0 100 --
Formaldehyde 26 26 0 26 --
Methylenebis(phenylisocyanate) 6 6 0 6 --
 
CACs Total 0 0 0 0 --

* Click on pollutant's name to see its health effect on external site

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