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Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site with Combined Air Release for Northwest Territories in 2006 are
8,769,432 (kg)
National Ranking for Total Reported Releases On- and Off-site with Combined Air Release for NT in 2006 is
11
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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 8,768,814 72 66 0 8,769,432 8,769,432 --
Toxics Total 226,869 72 66 0 227,487 227,487 --
Ethylene 103,298 0 0 0 103,298 103,298 1.18%
Propylene 62,267 0 0 0 62,267 62,267 .71%
n-Hexane 18,563 0 21 0 18,584 18,584 .21%
Benzene 15,441 0 0 0 15,441 15,441 .18%
1,3-Butadiene 13,636 0 0 0 13,636 13,636 .16%
Xylene (all isomers) 5,317 0 14 0 5,331 5,331 .06%
1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene 3,300 0 13 0 3,313 3,313 .04%
Toluene 2,544 0 9 0 2,553 2,553 .03%
Cyclohexane 2,351 0 9 0 2,360 2,360 .03%
Ethylene glycol 26 0 0 0 506 506 --
Methanol 100 0 0 0 100 100 --
Ammonia (Total) 0 72 0 0 72 72 --
Hexachlorobenzene 13,232.0000 .0000 .0000 .0000 13,232.0000 13,232.0000 --
Ethylbenzene 13 0 0 0 13 13 --
Dioxins and furans .0030 .0000 .0000 .0000 .0030 .0030 --
 
CACs Total 9,175,814 0 0 0 9,175,814 9,175,814 --
Oxides of nitrogen 6,900,187 0 0 0 6,900,187 6,900,187 78.68%
Carbon monoxide 875,816 0 0 0 875,816 875,816 9.99%
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) 633,869 0 0 0 633,869 633,869 --
Sulphur dioxide 548,816 0 0 0 548,816 548,816 6.26%
PM10 - Particulate Matter <=is 10 Microns 302,581 0 0 0 302,581 302,581 --
PM2.5 - Particulate Matter <= 2.5 Microns 297,419 0 0 0 297,419 297,419 --
PM - Total Particulate Matter 217,126 0 0 0 217,126 217,126 2.48%

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