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Total Reported Releases & Transfers - Toxics Only for Northwest Territories in 2005 are
213,993 (kg)
National Ranking for Total Reported Releases & Transfers - Toxics Only for NT in 2005 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 * Total Release Adjusted Total Release Total Transfer Total Release and Transfer Percentage*
Combined Total 7,843,906 7,843,906 57 7,843,963 --
Toxics Total 213,936 213,936 57 213,993 --
Ethylene 93,484 93,484 0 93,484 1.19%
Propylene 56,351 56,351 0 56,351 .72%
n-Hexane 18,672 18,672 14 18,686 .24%
Benzene 14,733 14,733 0 14,733 .19%
1,3-Butadiene 13,010 13,010 0 13,010 .17%
Xylene (all isomers) 5,502 5,502 14 5,516 .07%
Ethylene glycol 3,672 3,672 0 3,672 .05%
1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene 3,363 3,363 12 3,375 .04%
Toluene 2,576 2,576 9 2,585 .03%
Cyclohexane 2,368 2,368 8 2,376 .03%
Methanol 100 100 0 100 --
Ammonia (Total) 67 67 0 67 --
Ethylbenzene 21 21 0 21 --
Hexachlorobenzene 16,768.0000 16,768.0000 .0000 16,768.0000 --
Dioxins and furans .0040 .0040 .0000 .0040 --
 
CACs Total 8,202,700 8,202,700 0 8,202,700 --
Oxides of nitrogen 6,109,852 6,109,852 0 6,109,852 77.89%
Carbon monoxide 729,122 729,122 0 729,122 9.30%
Sulphur dioxide 640,160 640,160 0 640,160 8.16%
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) 572,730 572,730 0 572,730 --
PM10 - Particulate Matter <=is 10 Microns 245,674 245,674 0 245,674 --
PM2.5 - Particulate Matter <= 2.5 Microns 242,316 242,316 0 242,316 --
PM - Total Particulate Matter 150,836 150,836 0 150,836 1.92%

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