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Air Releases of Toxics of Carcinogens for Ontario in 2002 are
2,981,789 (kg)
National Ranking for Air Releases of Toxics of Carcinogens for ON in 2002 is
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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 Percentage*
Combined Total 2,981,789 --
Toxics Total 2,981,789 --
Trichloroethylene 638,618 21.42%
Benzene 535,888 17.97%
Dichloromethane 510,750 17.13%
Formaldehyde 453,915 15.22%
Nickel (and its compounds) 201,704 6.76%
Acetaldehyde 176,753 5.93%
Lead (and its compounds) 154,304 5.17%
Naphthalene 73,118 2.45%
Arsenic (and its compounds) 67,155 2.25%
1,3-Butadiene 62,971 2.11%
Tetrachloroethylene 19,994 .67%
Isoprene 16,489 .55%
Cadmium (and its compounds) 8,023 .27%
Vinyl chloride 7,769 .26%
Ethylene oxide 7,592 .25%
Acrylonitrile 6,920 .23%
Propylene oxide 5,162 .17%
Chloroform 3,940 .13%
Hexachlorobenzene 3,588,053.0000 .12%
Benzo(a)phenanthrene 3,444 .12%
Dibenzo(a,h)anthracene 2,857 .10%
Benzo(a)anthracene 2,816 .09%
Benzo(a)pyrene 2,795 .09%
Benzo(b)fluoranthene 2,587 .09%
Dibenzo(a,i)pyrene 1,988 .07%
Benzo(k)fluoranthene 1,643 .06%
Nitrilotriacetic acid (and its salts) 1,607 .05%
Bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate 1,559 .05%
Mercury (and its compounds) 1,369 .05%
Hexavalent chromium compounds 1,293 .04%
Indeno(1,2,3-CD)pyrene 997 .03%
1,1,2-Trichloroethane 500 .02%
1,4-Dioxane 462 .02%
Toluenediisocyanate (mixed isomers) 321 .01%
Aniline (and its salts) 262 --
Benzo(j)fluoranthene 156 --
p-Dichlorobenzene 107 --
Hydrazine (and its salts) 102 --
Acrylamide 94 --
Thiourea 50 --
Pyridine (and its salts) 50 --
Ethyl acrylate 48 --
N-Methylolacrylamide 12 --
Dibenz(a,j)acridine 6 --
7H-Dibenzo(c,g)carbazole 5 --
Benzyl chloride 4 --
1,2-Dichloroethane 2 --
Dioxins and furans 48.9730 --
 
CACs Total 0 --

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