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Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site with Combined Air Release for Northwest Territories in 1999 are
1,137,380 (kg)
National Ranking for Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site with Combined Air Release for NT in 1999 is
9
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 Water Release Land Release (on & off-site) Underground Injection (on & off-site) Total Release Adjusted Total Release Percentage*
Combined Total 23,832 19,571 13,103 1,080,820 1,137,380 1,137,380 --
Toxics Total 23,832 19,571 13,103 1,080,820 1,137,380 1,137,380 --
Arsenic (and its compounds) 3,411 324 0 1,080,820 1,084,555 1,084,555 95.36%
Ammonia (Total) 0 17,981 0 0 17,981 17,981 1.58%
Ethylene glycol 4,933 0 11,207 0 16,140 16,140 1.42%
Hydrogen cyanide 9,460 0 0 0 9,460 9,460 .83%
Zinc (and its compounds) 1,580 521 1,270 0 3,371 3,371 .30%
n-Hexane 1,160 0 0 0 1,160 1,160 .10%
Xylene (mixed isomers) 980 0 0 0 980 980 .09%
1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene 830 0 0 0 830 830 .07%
Lead (and its compounds) 268 46 310 0 678 678 .06%
Cyanides (ionic) 0 566 0 0 566 566 .05%
Cyclohexane 510 0 0 0 510 510 .04%
Toluene 400 0 0 0 400 400 .04%
Methanol 50 0 316 0 366 366 .03%
Benzene 160 0 0 0 160 160 .01%
Copper (and its compounds) 0 126 0 0 126 126 .01%
Hydrogen sulphide 90 0 0 0 90 90 --
Nickel (and its compounds) 0 7 0 0 7 7 --
 
CACs Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 --

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

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