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Air Releases of Combined (Without VOC) for Northwest Territories in 2003 are
10,983,598 (kg)
National Ranking for Air Releases of Combined (Without VOC) for NT in 2003 is
10
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 * Air Release Percentage*
Combined Total 10,983,598 --
Toxics Total 256,782 --
Ethylene 131,197 1.19%
Propylene 79,059 .72%
Benzene 18,188 .17%
1,3-Butadiene 15,843 .14%
Methanol 3,735 .03%
n-Hexane 3,646 .03%
Hydrogen cyanide 2,540 .02%
Xylene (all isomers) 959 --
Cyclohexane 659 --
Toluene 641 --
1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene 298 --
Ethylbenzene 17 --
Hexachlorobenzene 10.8000 --
Dioxins and furans .0030 --
 
CACs Total 11,491,911 --
Oxides of nitrogen 8,733,526 79.51%
Carbon monoxide 1,329,531 12.10%
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) 765,095 --
PM2.5 - Particulate Matter <= 2.5 Microns 404,371 --
PM10 - Particulate Matter <=is 10 Microns 404,104 --
Sulphur dioxide 366,530 3.34%
PM - Total Particulate Matter 297,229 2.71%

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