ERNS incidents by substance involved (CHRIS code) for 2017

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)5,551184150106$50,000
Oils: diesel (ODS)2,9974414920161$1,393,336
Unknown / no chris code (NCC)2,11413811082,019$3,141,702
Hydraulic oil (OHY)1,425327750$0
Oils: crude (OIL)1,2971340$3,850,000
Gasoline: automotive (unleaded) (GAS)1,2781990116526$805,000
Unknown material (UNK)1,126519231,237$200,000
Other oil (OTH)9474495520$844,800
Oils, miscellaneous: motor (OMT)7601071799$250,000
Natural gas (ONG)719421201675,787$12,262,762
Ammonia, anhydrous (AMA)678228338,858$0
Oils, miscellaneous: transformer (OTF)4500350$0
Oils, miscellaneous: lubricating (OLB)42516004$0
Oils, miscellaneous: mineral (OMN)2721000$0
Oils, fuel: 1-D (OOD)259711144$0
Benzene (BNZ)2331110$0
Oils, fuel: 2 (OTW)2320440$0
Polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB)2200220$0
Ethylene glycol (EGL)203531330$0
Drilling brine (containing Zinc salts) (DZB)1870220$0
Butadiene (BDI)154011115$0
Hydrogen sulfide (HDS)1280120$0
Sulfur dioxide (SFD)127001200$0
Refrigerant gases (RFG)116022917$0
Sulfuric acid (SFA)1120674$0
Oils, fuel: 2-D (OTD)1090110$50,000
Vinyl chloride (VCM)1010000$0
Waste oil (OWA)1000000$0
Chlorine (CLX)992710163$150,000
Bilge slops (BSS)900000$0
Propane (PRP)8231313140$200,000
Sodium hydroxide (SHD)7505210$0
Mercury (MCR)7016611$0
Hydrochloric acid (HCL)630220$0
Nitric oxide (NTX)630000$0
Asphalt (ASP)601330$0
Carbon monoxide (CMO)570112$0
Jet fuels: JP-8 (JPE)5316340$0
Oils, edible: vegetable (OVG)460000$0
Ethylene dichloride (EDC)450000$0
Ethylene (ETL)430000$0
Xylene (XLX)390000$0
Drilling mud (low toxicity) (DRM)390000$0
Sodium hypochlorite solution (SHP)36011415$0
Creosote (CCW)330000$0
Nitrogen tetroxide (NOX)32000275$0
Ethyl alcohol (EAL)3011150$0
Ethylene oxide (EOX)300000$0
Radioactive material (RAM)300000$0
Toluene (TOL)290000$0
Propylene (PPL)290000$0
Methyl alcohol (MAL)280223,000$0
Ethane (ETH)251110$450,000
Nitrous oxide (NTO)25000120$0
Jet fuels: JP-5 (JPV)2416000$0
Caustic soda solution (CSS)220110$0
Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG)220001$0
Butane (BUT)211110$50,000
Lithium (LTM)210000$0
Chloroform (CRF)200000$0
Oils, fuel: no. 6 (OSX)200010$0
Propylene glycol (PPG)180220$0
Sodium hypochlorite (SHC)180000$0
Hydrogen cyanide (HCN)1601110$0
Oils, miscellaneous: turbine (OTB)150000$0
Kerosene (KRS)150000$50,000
Propylene oxide (POX)140000$0
Hydrogen chloride (HDC)140000$1,000
Sulfur (SXX)140110$633,000
Liquefied natural gas (LNG)141110$0
Jet fuels: JP-1 (JPO)140000$0
Acrylonitrile (ACN)130000$0
Carbon dioxide (CDO)13022365$0
Oils, edible: soya bean (OSB)130000$0
Acetone (ACT)1301118$0
Phosphoric acid (PAC)120130$0
Methyl mercaptan (MMC)120110$0
Arsenic (ARX)120000$0
Formaldehyde solution (FMS)110006$0
Hydrofluoric acid (HFA)11111200$0
Acrolein (ARL)110006$0
Hydrogen peroxide (HPO)100000$0
Methyl chloride (MTC)90000$0
Methane (MTH)90223$50,000
Acetylene (ACE)91110$0
Nitric acid (NAC)80681,490$0
Ethylbenzene (ETB)80000$0
Trichloroethylene (TCL)70000$0
Styrene (STY)70000$0
Corn syrup (CSY)70000$0
Dichloromethane (DCM)7011110$0
Diethanolamine (DEA)70000$0
Naphtha: solvent (NSV)60000$0
Heptane (HPT)60000$0
Potassium hydroxide (PTH)60000$0
Creosote (wood) (CWD)60120$0
Carbon tetrachloride (CBT)60000$0
Cumene (CUM)60000$0
Ammonium nitrate (AMN)60220$0
Turpentine (TPT)60000$0
p-Dichlorobenzene (DBP)6000110$0
Ammonium bisulfite (ASU)60000$0
Diethylene glycol (DEG)60000$0
Oils, fuel: no. 1 (OON)50000$0
Oils, edible: peanut (OPN)50000$0
Diphenyl (DIL)50000$0
Ferric chloride (FCL)50000$0
Ferric chloride solution (FCS)50000$0
Isoprene (IPR)50000$0
Naphthalene (NTM)40000$0
Ethyl chloride (ECL)40000$0
Oils, miscellaneous: coal tar (OCT)40000$0
Nitrogen (NXX)40010$0
Hydrazine (HDZ)40000$0
Perchloroethylene (PER)40000$0
Methylamine (MTA)40000$0
Glycerine (GCR)40000$0
Ammonium phosphate (APP)40000$0
Methyl acetylene, propadiene mixture (MAP)40000$0
Oxygen (OXY)41110$0
Chloromethyl methyl ether (CME)40000$0
Creosote, coal tar (CCT)40000$0
Cumene hydroperoxide (CMH)40000$0
Magnesium (MGX)30000$0
Mineral spirits (MNS)30000$0
Tallow (TLO)30000$0
Hydrogen (HXX)30000$0
Acetic acid (AAC)30000$0
Sodium bisulfite (SBS)30000$0
Nonane (NAN)30000$0
Isopropyl alcohol (IPA)3000133$0
Isobutane (IBT)31110$0
Isopropylamine (IPP)30000$0
Tetrahydrofuran (THF)30000$0
p-Xylene (XLP)30000$0
Oils, miscellaneous: resin (ORS)31110$0
Hydrofluorosilicic acid (25% or less) (HFS)30000$0
Zinc chloride (ZCL)30000$0
Oils, edible: lard (OLD)30000$0
Ammonium carbamate (ACM)30000$0
Chlorobenzene (CRB)30000$0
Nitric acid (70% or less) (NCD)30330$0
Sodium nitrate (SDN)30000$0
Phenol (PHN)30000$0
Sodium chlorate (SDC)30000$150,000
Ethyl acetate (ETA)30000$0
Ammonium hydroxide (less than 28% aqueous ammonia) (AMH)30000$0
Oils, fuel: 4 (OFR)30000$0
Ammonium sulfate (AMS)30110$0
Urea (URE)30000$0
Ferrous chloride (FEC)30330$0
Benzyl chloride (BCL)30000$0
Formic acid (FMA)30110$0
m-Xylene (XLM)30000$0
Furfural (FFA)30010$0
Ammonium nitrate-urea solution (ANU)20000$0
Acrylamide solution (AAM)20000$0
Sodium methylate (SML)20000$0
Octane (OAN)20000$0
Oils, edible: fish (OFS)20000$0
alpha-Methylstyrene (MSR)20000$0
Allyl alcohol (ALA)20000$0
Oils, edible: palm (OPM)20000$0
Trichlorofluoromethane (TCF)20000$0
n-Propyl alcohol (PAL)20000$0
Peracetic acid (PAA)20000$0
n-Propyl acetate (PAT)20330$0
Hydrogen fluoride (HFX)20000$0
2,4-D esters (DES)20000$0
Dichlorobutene (DCB)20000$0
Copper sulfate (CSF)20110$0
Formaldehyde, Methanol mixtures (MTM)20000$0
Ammonium sulfate solution (AME)20000$0
Ferric sulfate (FSF)20000$0
o-Xylene (XLO)20000$0
Aluminum phosphide (APH)20220$0
Caustic potash solution (CPS)20020$0
Citric acid (CIT)20000$0
Pentene (PTX)20000$0
Butylene (BTN)20000$0
Aluminum sulfate solution (ASX)20000$0
n-Paraffins (C10 - C20) (PFN)20000$0
Carbon disulfide (CBB)20000$0
Cyclohexane (CHX)20000$0
Sodium hydrosulfide solution (SHS)20000$0
Calcium carbide (CCB)20000$0
Gasolines: aviation (less than 4.86g lead/gal) (GAV)20020$0
Dowtherm (DTH)20000$0
Ammonium persulfate (APE)20000$0
Lead sulfide (LSU)20000$0
Atrazine (ATZ)20000$0
Methyl ethyl ketone (MEK)20000$0
Gas oil: cracked (GOC)20000$0
Urea, ammonium nitrate soln (w/aqua ammonia) (UAS)20000$0
Methyl tert-butyl ether (MBE)20000$0
Trimethylamine (TMA)20000$0
Jet fuels: JP-4 (JPF)22000$0
n-Hexane (HXA)20000$0
Marine waste (MAR)10000$0
Sodium silicate (SSC)10000$0
Sodium nitrite (SNT)10000$0
Tall oil, fatty acid (TOF)10000$0
Mixed/waste solvents (MWS)10000$0
Trichloroethane (TCE)10000$0
Palm oil, fatty acid methyl ester (OPE)10000$0
Trifluralin (TFR)10000$0
Toluene 2,4-diisocyanate (TDI)10000$0
Sodium dichromate (SCR)10000$0
Triethylene glycol (TEG)10110$0
Sodium sulfide (SDS)10000$0
Sodium (SDU)10000$0
Sodium sulfite (SSF)10000$0
1,3-Pentadiene (PDI)10000$0
Pentane (PTY)10000$0
Palm kernel acid oil (PNO)10000$0
Hydrochloric acid, spent (HCS)10000$0
Acrylonitrile-Styrene copolymer dispersion in Polyether polyol (ALE)10000$0
Alcohols (C13+) (ALY)10000$0
Alkylbenzenesulfonic acid (ABS)10000$0
Ammonium hydroxide (AHM)10110$0
Zinc acetate (ZNA)10000$0
Zinc bromide (ZBR)10000$0
Sodium cyanide (SCN)10000$0
Waxes: paraffin (WPF)10000$0
Vinyl acetate (VAM)10000$0
Triethanolamine (TEA)10000$0
Brake fluid base mixtures (BFX)10000$0
Titanium tetrachloride (TTT)10000$0
Tetrachloroethylene (TTE)10000$0
Hydrogen peroxide solution (more than 60%) (HPS)10000$0
Sodium silicate solution (SSN)10000$0
Dichlorobenzene (DBX)10000$0
Butane (BMX)10000$0
Calcium hypochlorite solution (CHU)10000$0
1,3-Cyclopentadiene dimer (CPD)10000$0
1,2,3-Trichlorobenzene (TBZ)10000$0
Methyl iodide (MIO)10000$0
Dimethyl ether (DIM)10000$0
Dimethylamine (DMA)10000$0
Dimethylformamide (DMF)10000$0
1,4-Dioxane (DOX)10000$0
Diethylene glycol ethyl ether acetate (DGA)10000$0
1,1-Difluoroethane (DFE)10110$0
Chlorosulfonic acid (CSA)10000$0
Dodecyl benzene sulfonic acid, sodium salt (DAS)10000$0
Decanoic acid (DCO)10000$0
1,1-Dichloropropane (DPB)10000$0
Diphenyl ether (DPE)10000$0
2-Ethylhexyl acrylate (EAI)10000$0
Ethylamine (EAM)10000$0
Ethyl butanol (EBT)10000$0
Ethyl ether (EET)10000$0
Ethyl acrylate (EAC)10000$0
Distillates: straight run (DSR)10000$0
Dibenzoyl peroxide (DPO)10000$0
Dicyclopentadiene (DPT)10000$0
1,3-Dichloropropene (DPU)10000$0
Chloropicrin (CPL)10000$0
Calcium nitrate (CNT)10110$0
Asphalt blending stocks: roofers flux (ARF)10000$0
Ammonium sulfide (ASF)10000$0
n-Butylamine (BAM)10000$0
n-Butyl alcohol (BAN)10000$0
2-Amino-2-methyl-1-propanol (90% or less) (APR)10110$0
Ammonium dichromate (AMD)10000$0
Ammonium bifluoride (ABF)10000$0
Acetic anhydride (ACA)10000$0
Aluminum sulfate (ALM)10000$0
Bromine (BRX)10000$0
Benzal chloride (BZL)10000$0
Charcoal (CHC)10000$0
Calcium hypochlorite (CHY)10000$0
Calcium chloride (CLC)10000$0
Chromic anhydride (CMA)10000$0
Carbolic oil (mixture) (CBO)10000$0
Calcium oxide (CAO)10000$0
p-Benzoquinone (BZQ)10000$0
Benzenethiol (BZT)10000$0
Calcium (CAM)10000$0
Ethylene glycol monoethyl ether acetate (EGA)10000$0
Ethyl hexyl phthalate (EHE)10000$0
Oils, miscellaneous: spindle (OSD)10000$0
Propionitrile (PCN)10000$0
Pentachlorophenol (PCP)10000$0
1,3-Pentadiene (PDE)10000$0
Oils, edible: coconut (OCC)10000$0
Naled (NLD)10000$0
Methyl acetate (MTT)10000$0
Methyl vinyl ketone (MVK)10000$0
Nickel chloride (NCL)10000$0
Polypropylene (PLP)10000$0
Polymethylene polyphenyl isocyanate (PPI)10000$0
Potassium permanganate (PTP)10000$0
Quinoline (QNL)10000$0
Sulfuric acid, spent (SAC)10000$0
Sodium aluminate solution (45% or less) (SAU)10000$0
Petroleum naphtha (PTN)10000$0
Potassium (PTM)10000$0
Phosphorus oxychloride (PPO)10000$0
Phosphorus, red (PPR)10000$0
Pentane (PTA)10000$0
Methyl bromide (MTB)11000$0
1-Methylpyrrolidone (MPY)1000110$0
Fluorine (FXX)10110$0
Glyoxal (GOS)10000$0
Hydroxylamine sulfate (HAS)10000$0
Hexachlorobutadiene (HCB)10000$0
Furan (FUR)10000$0
Ferrous sulfate (FRS)10000$0
2-Ethyl hexanol (EHX)10000$0
Epichlorohydrin (EPC)103310$0
Ferric nitrate (FNT)10004$0
Isobutyl alcohol (IAL)10000$0
Isopentane (IPT)10000$0
Methyl isothiocyanate (MIT)10110$0
Maleic hydrazide (MLH)10000$0
Methyl methacrylate (MMM)10000$0
Methyl isobutyl carbinol (MIC)10000$0
Monoethanolamine (MEA)10000$0
Latex, liquid synthetic (LLS)101160$0
Chloroacetic acid (MCA)10000$0
Methallyl chloride (MCL)10000$0
Sodium chromate (SCH)10000$0
Totals can't be provided, since there can be more than one substance per incident


This search was done on September 25, 2018. It was compiled from government data last released on June 25, 2018. 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).