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Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site with Toxic Air Release (Adjusted) for Northwest Territories in 1997 are
1,850,605 (kg)
National Ranking for Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site with Toxic Air Release (Adjusted) for NT in 1997 is
9
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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 31,741 30,418 8,995 1,779,351 1,850,605 1,850,605 --
Toxics Total 31,741 30,418 8,995 1,779,351 1,850,605 1,850,605 --
Arsenic (and its compounds) 7,033 618 0 1,779,351 1,787,002 1,787,002 96.56%
Ammonia (Total) 0 27,735 0 0 27,735 27,735 1.50%
Hydrogen cyanide 9,460 0 0 0 9,460 9,460 .51%
Ethylene glycol 4,100 0 3,665 0 7,765 7,765 .42%
Benzene 470 0 3,830 0 4,300 4,300 .23%
Zinc (and its compounds) 1,310 1,018 1,200 0 3,628 3,628 .20%
Xylene (mixed isomers) 3,030 0 0 0 3,030 3,030 .16%
1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene 2,760 0 0 0 2,760 2,760 .15%
Toluene 1,390 0 0 0 1,390 1,390 .08%
Cyclohexane 1,280 0 0 0 1,280 1,280 .07%
Methanol 650 0 0 0 650 650 .04%
Cyanides (ionic) 0 647 0 0 647 647 .03%
Lead (and its compounds) 258 41 300 0 599 599 .03%
Copper (and its compounds) 0 352 0 0 352 352 .02%
Nickel (and its compounds) 0 7 0 0 7 7 --
 
CACs Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 --

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