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Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site with Combined Air Release for Northwest Territories in 2004 are
9,744,285 (kg)
National Ranking for Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site with Combined Air Release for NT in 2004 is
10
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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 9,744,156 0 102 3 9,744,285 9,744,285 --
Toxics Total 232,605 0 102 3 232,734 232,734 --
Ethylene 96,260 0 0 0 96,260 96,260 .99%
Propylene 58,024 0 0 0 58,024 58,024 .60%
n-Hexane 19,059 0 5 1 19,065 19,065 .20%
Benzene 16,555 0 0 0 16,555 16,555 .17%
1,3-Butadiene 14,635 0 0 0 14,635 14,635 .15%
Ethylene glycol 13,459 0 0 0 13,459 13,459 .14%
Xylene (all isomers) 5,446 0 38 1 5,485 5,485 .06%
1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene 3,624 0 5 1 3,630 3,630 .04%
Toluene 2,875 0 52 0 2,927 2,927 .03%
Cyclohexane 2,542 0 2 0 2,544 2,544 .03%
Methanol 100 0 0 0 100 100 --
Ethylbenzene 18 0 0 0 18 18 --
Lead (and its compounds) 6 0 0 0 6 6 --
Cobalt (and its compounds) 0 0 0 0 6 6 --
Manganese (and its compounds) 0 0 0 0 6 6 --
Chromium (and its compounds) 0 0 0 0 6 6 --
Nickel (and its compounds) 0 0 0 0 6 6 --
Hexachlorobenzene 1,110.0000 .0000 .0000 .0000 1,110.0000 1,110.0000 --
Dioxins and furans .0020 .0000 .0000 .0000 .0020 .0020 --
 
CACs Total 10,155,583 0 0 0 10,155,583 10,155,583 --
Oxides of nitrogen 7,821,726 0 0 0 7,821,726 7,821,726 80.27%
Carbon monoxide 939,342 0 0 0 939,342 939,342 9.64%
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) 644,032 0 0 0 644,032 644,032 --
Sulphur dioxide 556,250 0 0 0 556,250 556,250 5.71%
PM10 - Particulate Matter <=is 10 Microns 308,551 0 0 0 308,551 308,551 --
PM2.5 - Particulate Matter <= 2.5 Microns 308,447 0 0 0 308,447 308,447 --
PM - Total Particulate Matter 194,233 0 0 0 194,233 194,233 1.99%

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