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E-M:/ Top 50 Toxic TRI Chemical Released to Michigan's Air, 1996



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Top 50 TRI Toxic Chemicals Released to Michigan's Air from all
TRI sources in Michigan....from EPA TRI data released today in 
Washington DC

Sierra Club Mackinac Chapter Analysis
Alex Sagady  (517)  332-6971



Chemical                                        Total pounds released in
Michigan to the air, 1996

XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)          8195255
 TOLUENE          6476817
 HYDROCHLORIC ACID (1995 AND AFTER "ACID AEROSOLS" ONLY)          5101930
 METHANOL          4568633
 CERTAIN GLYCOL ETHERS          2934261
 METHYL ETHYL KETONE          2229130
 STYRENE          1978077
 AMMONIA          1855702
 METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE          1724011
 N-BUTYL ALCOHOL          1247645
 ETHYLBENZENE          1205816
 TRICHLOROETHYLENE          1085065
 1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE           764021
 N-HEXANE           713270
 SULFURIC ACID (1994 AND AFTER "ACID AEROSOLS" ONLY)           469353
 ETHYLENE           465009
 DICHLOROMETHANE           443238
 N-METHYL-2-PYRROLIDONE           391957
 ZINC COMPOUNDS           347227
 BENZENE           327051
 DIISOCYANATES           315563
 1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE           278780
 ACETALDEHYDE           260208
 CHLOROETHANE           226602
 FORMALDEHYDE           205766
 PROPYLENE           201168
 PHENOL           193425
 TRIETHYLAMINE           147343
 NAPHTHALENE           113530
 POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS           110256
 CHLORINE           106953
 MANGANESE            99762
 METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER            88973
 1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE            86372
 DIETHANOLAMINE            86140
 ZINC (FUME OR DUST)            76511
 NITRIC ACID            63782
 TETRACHLOROETHYLENE            61148
 CHLOROMETHANE            43260
 ALUMINUM (FUME OR DUST)            39772
 ETHYLENE GLYCOL            37897
 CHLOROBENZENE            36506
 CYCLOHEXANE            34982
 PROPYLENE OXIDE            33972
 COPPER            33078
 CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE            33075
 ARSENIC            32775
 ACRYLONITRILE            29621
 SEC-BUTYL ALCOHOL            26808
 MANGANESE COMPOUNDS            26689

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