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Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site with Toxic Air Release (Adjusted) for Northwest Territories in 1996 are
2,988,624 (kg)
National Ranking for Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site with Toxic Air Release (Adjusted) for NT in 1996 is
8
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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 37,456 43,937 7,165 2,900,000 2,988,624 2,988,624 --
Toxics Total 37,456 43,937 7,165 2,900,000 2,988,624 2,988,624 --
Arsenic (and its compounds) 3,000 511 0 2,900,000 2,903,511 2,903,511 97.15%
Ammonia (Total) 0 41,249 0 0 41,249 41,249 1.38%
Ethylene glycol 7,990 0 5,665 0 13,655 13,655 .46%
Hydrogen cyanide 12,600 0 0 0 12,600 12,600 .42%
Xylene (mixed isomers) 4,260 0 0 0 4,260 4,260 .14%
Zinc (and its compounds) 1,323 678 1,200 0 3,267 3,267 .11%
Toluene 2,600 0 0 0 2,600 2,600 .09%
1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene 2,420 0 0 0 2,420 2,420 .08%
Cyclohexane 1,480 0 0 0 1,480 1,480 .05%
Cyanides (ionic) 0 947 0 0 947 947 .03%
Benzene 800 0 0 0 800 800 .03%
Methanol 650 0 0 0 650 650 .02%
Lead (and its compounds) 333 12 300 0 645 645 .02%
Copper (and its compounds) 0 535 0 0 535 535 .02%
Nickel (and its compounds) 0 5 0 0 5 5 --
 
CACs Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 --

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