ERNS incidents by substance involved (CHRIS code) for 2015

Table sorted by number of incidents: re-sort using column headers

Substance (CHRIS code)# of incidents# of deaths# of hospitalizations# of injuries# of people evacuatedProperty damage (dollars)
Unknown oil (OUN)5,746112736306$0
Oils: diesel (ODS)3,26067239319644$1,726,000
Unknown / no chris code (NCC)2,554145465927$4,625,597
Oils: crude (OIL)1,673116182,481$1,975,000
Hydraulic oil (OHY)1,633215190$150,000
Gasoline: automotive (unleaded) (GAS)1,3972794103106$555,500
Unknown material (UNK)1,325323612899$334,113
Other oil (OTH)1,182222330262$223,000
Oils, miscellaneous: motor (OMT)8841949540$310,500
Ammonia, anhydrous (AMA)699043508,065$0
Oils, miscellaneous: lubricating (OLB)62418818$150,000
Natural gas (ONG)5448951211,431$4,099,000
Oils, miscellaneous: mineral (OMN)3410120$0
Benzene (BNZ)33001150$0
Oils, miscellaneous: transformer (OTF)3121110$15,000
Ethylene glycol (EGL)28239100$33,500
Oils, fuel: 2-D (OTD)26277110$3,834,403
Drilling brine (containing Zinc salts) (DZB)2461450$0
Oils, fuel: 1-D (OOD)244412144$0
Oils, fuel: 2 (OTW)2130221$0
Polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB)2120110$15,000
Hydrogen sulfide (HDS)1930660$0
Sulfur dioxide (SFD)17301140$0
Butadiene (BDI)15600050$0
Waste oil (OWA)1530000$0
Chlorine (CLX)14402529783$0
Refrigerant gases (RFG)137044750$0
Sulfuric acid (SFA)1361874$150,000
Bilge slops (BSS)950000$0
Vinyl chloride (VCM)830000$0
Propane (PRP)8203521$125,000
Nitric oxide (NTX)8100054$0
Sodium hydroxide (SHD)770350$3,584,403
Mercury (MCR)76013131,004$0
Oils, edible: vegetable (OVG)680000$0
Hydrochloric acid (HCL)6505919$3,434,403
Hydrogen cyanide (HCN)550000$0
Drilling mud (low toxicity) (DRM)510000$0
Carbon monoxide (CMO)4806656$0
Ethylene dichloride (EDC)480000$0
Oils, fuel: no. 6 (OSX)470000$0
Jet fuels: JP-8 (JPE)460330$50,000
Toluene (TOL)4601115$0
Sodium hypochlorite solution (SHP)44011110$0
Jet fuels: JP-5 (JPV)370020$0
Asphalt (ASP)361340$0
Sodium hypochlorite (SHC)360550$0
Ethylene (ETL)340000$0
Chloroform (CRF)330000$0
Propylene (PPL)3301120$0
Ethyl alcohol (EAL)3112212$300,000
Ethylene oxide (EOX)290037$0
Phosphoric acid (PAC)270220$0
Radioactive material (RAM)26010110$0
Xylene (XLX)2500050$0
Kerosene (KRS)250010$0
Caustic soda solution (CSS)240110$0
Nitrous oxide (NTO)230000$0
Acrolein (ARL)220000$0
Acetone (ACT)210115$0
Methane (MTH)1900080$0
Acrylonitrile (ACN)180000$0
Nitrogen tetroxide (NOX)1700010$0
Creosote (CCW)170000$0
Methyl alcohol (MAL)170770$0
Carbon dioxide (CDO)160110$0
Nitric acid (NAC)1600090$150,000
Methyl mercaptan (MMC)160000$0
Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG)1500055$304,000
Formaldehyde solution (FMS)150005$0
Ammonium nitrate (AMN)140000$150,000
Sulfur (SXX)130008$0
Methyl chloride (MTC)120000$0
Naphthalene (NTM)120000$0
Oils, edible: soya bean (OSB)120110$0
Butane (BUT)120110$0
n-Hexane (HXA)110220$0
Jet fuels: JP-1 (JPO)112000$0
Ethane (ETH)100000$100,000
Styrene (STY)100110$0
Nitrogen (NXX)100000$0
Diphenyl (DIL)100110$0
Potassium hydroxide (PTH)100000$0
Arsenic (ARX)100000$0
Vinyl acetate (VAM)1000015$0
Carbon tetrachloride (CBT)90000$0
Petroleum naphtha (PTN)90110$0
Ethylbenzene (ETB)90000$0
Ferric chloride (FCL)80000$0
Hydrogen peroxide (HPO)80230$0
Acetic acid (AAC)70000$0
Hydrogen chloride (HDC)70000$0
Ethyl chloride (ECL)70000$0
Oils, edible: fish (OFS)70000$0
Propylene glycol (PPG)70000$0
Calcium chloride (CLC)70000$0
Oils, miscellaneous: turbine (OTB)70000$0
Phenol (PHN)70110$0
Aluminum sulfate (ALM)70010$0
Propylene oxide (POX)70000$0
Ferrous chloride (FEC)60000$0
Oxygen (OXY)600140$0
Tetrachloroethylene (TTE)60000$0
Trimethylamine (TMA)60000$0
Cyclohexane (CHX)60000$0
Turpentine (TPT)50000$0
Liquefied natural gas (LNG)50020$0
Sodium hydrosulfide solution (SHS)51000$0
Sodium carbonate solutions (SCE)50000$0
Perchloroethylene (PER)50000$0
Hydrogen fluoride (HFX)500020$0
Hydrazine (HDZ)50111$0
Urea (URE)50330$0
Oils, fuel: no. 1 (OON)50000$0
Sulfuric acid, spent (SAC)50000$0
Naphtha: solvent (NSV)50000$0
Diethanolamine (DEA)40000$0
Waxes: paraffin (WPF)40000$0
Trichloroethylene (TCL)40000$0
Hexamethylenediamine (HMD)40000$0
Hydrofluoric acid (HFA)40000$0
Nitric acid (70% or less) (NCD)400020$0
Dimethylformamide (DMF)40000$0
Diphenylmethane diisocyanate (DPM)40110$0
Sodium nitrate (SDN)40000$0
Isobutane (IBT)40000$0
Carbon disulfide (CBB)40000$0
Acetaldehyde (AAD)40220$0
Magnesium (MGX)40000$0
Oils, miscellaneous: coal tar (OCT)30000$0
Naphtha: VM & P (NVM)30000$0
Oils, edible: peanut (OPN)30000$0
Ferric chloride solution (FCS)30110$0
Methyl tert-butyl ether (MBE)30000$0
Vinylidene chloride (VCI)30000$0
Isoprene (IPR)30000$0
Silver nitrate (SVN)30000$0
p-Xylene (XLP)30000$0
Lithium (LTM)30000$0
Oils, edible: corn (OCO)30000$0
Hydrogen peroxide solution (more than 8%) (HPN)30000$0
Formaldehyde, Methanol mixtures (MTM)30110$0
Pentachlorophenol (PCP)30000$0
Methyl ethyl ketone (MEK)30000$0
Dichloromethane (DCM)30110$0
1,1-Dichloroethane (DCH)30000$0
1,3-Dichloropropene (DPU)30010$0
Ethyl acrylate (EAC)30000$0
Epoxidized vegetable oils (EVO)30000$0
Acetonitrile (ATN)30110$0
Cumene (CUM)30000$0
Coal tar pitch (CTP)30000$0
Chloromethyl methyl ether (CME)30000$0
Chlorobenzene (CRB)30000$0
Copper sulfate (CSF)30000$0
Corn syrup (CSY)30000$0
Calcium hypochlorite (CHY)30000$0
Ammonium nitrate-urea solution (ANU)30000$0
Dicyclopentadiene (DPT)30000$0
Acrylic acid (ACR)30000$0
Gas oil: cracked (GOC)30000$0
Zinc bromide (ZBR)20000$0
Ammonium hydroxide (AHM)20000$0
1,2-Dichloroethylene (DEL)20000$0
Urea, ammonium nitrate soln (w/aqua ammonia) (UAS)20000$0
1,3-Pentadiene (PDE)20000$0
Butylene (BTN)20000$0
Methyl acrylate (MAM)20000$0
n-butyl acrylate (BTC)20000$0
Hydrofluorosilicic acid (25% or less) (HFS)20000$0
Bromine (BRX)201210$0
Diphenyl ether, Diphenyl phenyl ether mixture (DOB)20000$0
Benzenesulfonyl chloride (BSC)20000$0
Dimethylamine (DMA)20000$0
Dimethylethanolamine (DMB)20000$0
Brake fluid base mixtures (BFX)20000$0
Titanium tetrachloride (TTT)20000$0
Isopropyl alcohol (IPA)20000$0
Sodium bisulfite (SBS)20000$0
Chromic anhydride (CMA)20000$0
Sodium chlorate (SDC)20000$0
Sodium nitrite (SNT)20000$0
Chloropicrin (CPL)20010$0
Acetylene (ACE)20000$0
Waste oil/lubricants (WTO)20000$0
Potassium permanganate (PTP)22110$0
Creosote (wood) (CWD)20000$0
Dowtherm (DTH)20000$0
Charcoal (CHC)20000$0
Hydrogen (HXX)20440$0
Tallow (TLO)20030$0
Jet fuels: JP-3 (JPT)20000$0
Polypropylene (PLP)20000$0
Dimethyl ether (DIM)20000$0
Furfuryl alcohol (FAL)20000$0
Hydrogen peroxide solution (more than 60%) (HPS)20000$0
Nitrobenzene (NTB)20000$0
Hydrochloric acid, spent (HCS)20000$0
Gasolines: aviation (less than 4.86g lead/gal) (GAV)20000$0
Aluminum sulfate solution (ASX)20000$0
Monoethanolamine (MEA)20000$0
Marine waste (MAR)20000$0
Ethyl acetate (ETA)20110$0
Ethyl ether (EET)20110$0
Pentane (PTY)20000$0
Ethylenediamine (EDA)20000$0
1-Methylpyrrolidone (MPY)20000$0
Toluene diisocyanate, diphenylme (TDD)20110$0
Asphalt blending stocks: roofers flux (ARF)20010$0
Boric acid (BAC)20000$0
Oils, edible: coconut (OCC)20000$0
Aluminum phosphide (APH)20110$0
Gasolines: straight run (GSR)20000$0
Lead sulfate (LSF)20000$0
1,1,2-Trichloroethane (TCM)10000$0
Ammonium nitrate-phosphate mixture (ANP)10000$0
Toluene 2,4-diisocyanate (TDI)10000$0
1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene (TME)10000$0
Transformer: tung (OTG)10000$0
Ammonium carbamate (ACM)10000$0
Cumene hydroperoxide (CMH)10000$0
Sodium silicate solution (SSN)10000$0
Sodium phosphate (SPP)10000$0
Sodium sulfide, hydrosulfide solution (SSH)10000$0
Sodium nitrite solution (SNI)10000$0
Sodium methylate (SML)10000$0
Silicon tetrachloride (STC)10000$0
Cobalt sulfamate (COS)10000$0
Trichlorofluoromethane (TCF)10000$0
Ammonium hydroxide (less than 28% aqueous ammonia) (AMH)10000$0
Trichloroethane (TCE)10000$0
Ammonium chloride (AMC)10000$0
Cyclohexanol (CHN)10000$0
Ammonium sulfate (AMS)10000$0
Cyclohexanone (CCH)10000$0
Anthracene (ATH)10000$0
Benzene, Toluene,Xylene mixtures (BTX)10000$0
Zinc acetate (ZNA)10000$0
Zinc cyanide (ZCN)10000$0
Ammonium thiosulfate (ATF)10000$0
Butyl acetate (BAX)10000$0
Coconut oil, fatty acid (CFA)10000$0
tert-Butyl alcohol (BAT)10000$0
Ethylene oxide, Propylene oxide mixture (EPM)100020$0
Butyl benzyl phthalate (BPH)10000$0
Selenium dioxide (SLD)10000$0
Zinc ammonium chloride (ZAC)10000$0
Adiponitrile (ADN)10000$0
2-Butanone peroxide (BNP)10000$0
Calcium carbide (CCB)10000$0
Ammonium sulfide (ASF)10000$0
1,1,2-Trichloro-1,2,2-trifluoroethane (TTF)10000$0
Cobalt nitrate (CCO)10000$0
Calcium hydroxide (CAH)10000$0
Benzonitrile (BZN)10000$0
Mixed/waste solvents (MWS)10110$0
m-Xylene (XLM)10000$0
Benzidine (BZI)10000$0
Adipic acid (ADA)10000$0
Oils, edible: sunflower seed (OSN)10000$0
Potassium cyanide (PTC)10000$0
Endosulfan (ESF)10000$0
Ethyl hexyl phthalate (EHE)10000$0
Ethylene glycol monobutyl ether (EGM)10000$0
Nitromethane (NMT)10000$0
Neodecanoic acid (NEA)10000$0
Methyl bromide (MTB)10000$0
Methyl acetate (MTT)10000$0
Naphtha: coal tar (NCT)10000$0
2-Ethylhexyl acrylate (EAI)10000$0
Oils, edible: castor (OCA)10000$0
Distillates: straight run (DSR)10000$0
Oils, edible: lard (OLD)10000$0
Oils, miscellaneous: mineral seal (OMS)10000$0
Dodecyltrichlorosilane (DTC)10000$0
Octyl epoxy tallate (OET)10000$0
Oils, edible: cottonseed (OCS)10000$0
Diazinon (DZN)10000$0
Mineral spirits (MNS)10000$0
Formamide (FAM)10000$0
Latex, liquid synthetic (LLS)10000$0
Gasolines: casinghead (GCS)10000$0
Glycerine (GCR)10000$150,000
Lead arsenate (LAR)10000$0
Isopropyl acetate (IAC)10000$0
Isopropyl ether (IPE)10000$0
Jet fuels: JP-4 (JPF)10000$0
Isobutyl acetate (IBA)10110$0
Chlorodifluoromethane (MCF)10000$0
Mercuric cyanide (MCN)10000$0
Methyl isobutyl ketone (MIK)10000$0
Maleic anhydride (MLA)10000$0
Malathion (MLT)10000$0
Formic acid (FMA)10000$0
Gasolines: automotive (less than 4.23g lead/gal) (GAT)10000$0
Methylcyclopentadienylmanganese tricarbonyl (MCT)10000$0
Methyl diethanolamine (MDE)10000$0
Dimethyl sulfoxide (DMS)10000$0
Oils, edible: palm (OPM)10000$0
Potassium (PTM)10000$0
p-Cresol (CSO)10000$0
Sodium azide (SAZ)10110$0
Isophorone diisocyanate (IPD)10000$0
Pyrethrins (PRR)10000$0
Polymethylene polyphenyl isocyanate (PPI)10110$0
Phosphorus pentasulfide (PPP)10000$0
Phosphorus, white (PPW)10000$0
Sorbitol (SBT)10000$150,000
Strontium chromate (SCM)10000$0
Sodium sulfide (SDS)10000$0
m-Cresol (CRL)10000$0
Caustic potash solution (CPS)10000$0
Cresols (CRS)10000$0
Sodium borate (SDB)10000$0
Sodium cyanide (SCN)10000$0
Sodium dichromate (SCR)10000$0
p-Dichlorobenzene (DBP)10000$0
Propionic acid (PNA)10000$0
Distillates: flashed feed stocks (DFF)10000$0
Di-(2-ethylhexyl)phosphoric acid (DEP)10000$0
Diethylene glycol monobutyl ether acetate (DEM)10000$0
Diethylene glycol phthalate (DGL)10000$0
Dicamba (DIC)10000$0
Diisononyl phthalate (DIN)10000$0
Oils, miscellaneous: resin (ORS)10000$0
Diisobutyl ketone (DIK)10000$0
Propionaldehyde (PAD)10000$0
Propionic anhydride (PAH)10000$0
Phosgene (PHG)10000$0
2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (DCA)10000$0
Propylene glycol methyl ether (PME)10000$0
Polyethylene polyamines (PEB)10000$0
Dichlorodifluoromethane (DCF)10000$0
Phthalic anhydride (PAN)10000$0
Propionitrile (PCN)10000$0
Copper chloride (CPC)10000$0
Totals can't be provided, since there can be more than one substance per incident


This search was done on December 3, 2016. It was compiled from government data last released on January 5, 2016. This search result was produced by RTK NET. The data were obtained from the U.S. Coast Guard's National Response Center Database database (NRC).