Top 100 TRI facilities for total releases for 2016

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2016 Rank by releasesFacility NameStateReleases (lbs)% of totalTransfers (lbs)Waste (lbs)
1RED DOG OPERATIONSAK756,441,42921.95%57,122756,491,609
2KENNECOTT UTAH COPPER MINE CONCENTRATORS & POWER PLANTUT201,228,0875.84%3,222201,228,164
3NEWMONT MINING CORP TWIN CREEKS MINENV100,183,7392.91%47,327120,003,835
4NEWMONT MINING CORP COPPER CANYON FACILITYNV56,901,6471.65%209,13781,140,153
5KENNECOTT UTAH COPPER SMELTER & REFINERYUT47,702,5301.38%72947,704,012
6NEWMONT MINING CORP - CARLIN SOUTH AREANV47,654,4141.38%53,84550,602,728
7HECLA GREENS CREEK MINING COAK41,781,1111.21%041,781,111
8ASARCO LLC RAY COMPLEX/ HAYDEN SMELTER & CONCENTRATORAZ33,732,8080.98%3,066,10945,033,221
9ASCEND PERFORMANCE MATERIALS-CHOCOLATE BAYOU PLANTTX33,153,8880.96%98,44487,080,383
10ASCEND PERFORMANCE MATERIALS OPERATIONS LLCFL32,046,7160.93%726,52457,356,720
11BARRICK GOLDSTRIKE MINES INCNV25,903,1330.75%206,83630,297,343
12USS GARY WORKSIN23,851,5470.69%2,105,01739,153,646
13MONTANA RESOURCES LLPMT23,394,6070.68%2823,414,779
14FORT KNOX MINEAK23,292,8030.68%124,392,803
15BASIN ELECTRIC ANTELOPE VALLEY STATIONND21,636,9340.63%11,036,80047,710,414
16PRAIRIE STATE GENERATING COIL21,064,3670.61%021,064,367
17BARRICK CORTEZ INCNV20,932,0280.61%1623,051,865
18FREEPORT-MCMORAN MIAMI INCAZ20,166,1260.59%701,21820,392,012
19CHEMOURS DELISLE PLANTMS20,080,3910.58%24,17248,894,153
20ROBINSON NEVADA MINING CONV18,588,6790.54%018,558,915
21AK STEEL CORP (ROCKPORT WORKS )IN17,521,8880.51%1,208,91241,831,593
22MONSANTO LULINGLA17,207,7460.50%16,90531,031,951
23NYRSTAR CLARKSVILLE INCTN15,712,1860.46%433,68453,694,885
24HECLA LTD LUCKY FRIDAY MINE UNITID15,634,8960.45%515,634,899
25PEND OREILLE MINEWA14,793,4820.43%314,796,299
26BUICK RESOURCE RECYCLING FACILITY LLCMO14,382,9390.42%228,66614,464,901
27PEORIA DISPOSAL CO #1IL14,156,4270.41%14,199,50414,199,507
28ANGUS CHEMICAL COLA13,229,0930.38%52,65226,078,178
29CHEMICAL WASTE MANAGEMENTAL12,871,2930.37%61,80312,911,151
30US ARMY RADFORD ARMY AMMUNITION PLANTVA12,190,5150.35%2,48951,385,543
31CORNERSTONE CHEMICAL CO-(FORTIER CHEM MFG COMPLEX)LA12,157,4490.35%12,24943,505,335
32EAGLE MINE LLC-HUMBOLDT MILLMI11,936,3460.35%1,12211,937,342
33ARCELORMITTAL USA LLCIN11,190,7380.32%10,833,25411,807,985
34CF INDUSTRIES NITROGEN LLCLA11,154,8940.32%011,945,336
35CHEMOURS JOHNSONVILLE PLANTTN10,997,3240.32%7435,929,767
36CLEAN HARBORS BUTTONWILLOW LLCCA10,511,2250.30%3,19010,545,202
37TRONOX LLC (PART)MS10,300,4300.30%2,50019,855,518
38VICKERY ENVIRONMENTAL INCOH10,157,9330.29%23,80310,157,933
39US ECOLOGY NEVADA INCNV10,093,2980.29%259,42712,490,664
40INEOS NITRILES USA LLC GREEN LAKE PLANTTX9,804,9130.28%508,87812,699,476
41SABIC INNOVATIVE PLASTICS MT VERNON LLCIN9,448,5900.27%12,673,33837,241,049
42POGO MINEAK9,281,5640.27%1759,563,033
43NORTH AMERICAN STAINLESSKY9,118,5640.26%15,464,446172,736,903
44TM DEER PARK SERVICES LPTX9,045,3440.26%257,7189,421,631
45FREEPORT-MCMORAN MORENCI INCAZ8,926,3390.26%291,2789,212,108
46BUICK MINE/MILLMO8,904,9140.26%4,3458,904,914
47CRIPPLE CREEK & VICTOR GOLD MINING COCO8,894,2560.26%2,1668,896,355
48BRUSHY CREEK MINE/MILLMO8,707,1950.25%2,9888,707,195
49AK STEEL DEARBORN WORKSMI8,324,1350.24%9,347,1439,388,915
50OUTOKUMPU STAINLESS USA LLCAL8,223,6220.24%6,667,45944,211,767
51US ECOLOGY TEXAS INCTX8,149,7130.24%1,101,91711,390,938
52CHEMICAL WASTE MANAGEMENT OF THE NORTHWEST INCOR8,031,0510.23%240,4078,874,413
53COLSTRIP STEAM ELECTRIC STATIONMT7,963,1470.23%8,8609,365,194
54NEWMONT MINING CORP - CARLIN NORTH AREANV7,907,0100.23%07,907,010
55INEOS NITRILES USA LLCOH7,586,4410.22%13,31315,241,805
56JAL 3 GAS PLANTNM7,379,0990.21%018,159,310
57RUBICON LLCLA7,356,6470.21%564,56611,273,796
58HARRISON POWER STATIONWV7,272,9600.21%2,74426,692,811
59LARAWAY RECYCLING & DISPOSAL FACILITYIL7,135,9930.21%07,135,993
60US STEEL CORP GREAT LAKES WORKSMI7,105,8200.21%6,869,87513,730,758
61KEYSTONE STEEL & WIRE COIL6,821,9450.20%6,708,8856,868,372
62STERLING STEEL CO LLCIL6,560,6570.19%6,565,7866,573,758
63HERITAGE ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES LLCIN6,230,8170.18%6,251,4717,911,130
64CHEMICAL WASTE MANAGEMENT - LA KE CHARLES FACILITYLA5,970,0600.17%86,8858,108,106
65CLIMAX MOLYBDENUM CO-HENDERSON MINECO5,821,8100.17%4,110,0005,821,810
66TITANIUM METALS CORPNV5,811,6000.17%2,594,74085,487,863
67DTE ELECTRIC CO-BELLE RIVER POWER PLANTMI5,750,7720.17%467,323,821
68CHEMICAL WASTE MANAGEMENT INCCA5,667,5670.16%4,5676,512,046
69INTERNATIONAL PAPER COOK5,626,5190.16%2,15715,077,330
70P4 PRODUCTION LLCID5,617,2360.16%1,7247,009,680
71EASTMAN CHEMICAL CO TENNESSEE OPERATIONSTN5,612,4420.16%126,76729,338,231
72DYNO NOBEL INC-CHEYENNE PLANTWY5,591,3100.16%05,591,310
73XCEL ENERGY SHERBURNE COUNTY GENERATING PLANTMN5,559,9300.16%376,584,207
74CRISTAL USA INCOH5,551,0760.16%021,852,141
75US SILVER - IDAHO INCID5,523,4020.16%05,523,402
76LYONDELL CHEMICAL COTX5,439,2740.16%527,17299,255,774
77MINNKOTA POWER COOPERATIVE INC MILTON R YOUNG STATIONND5,368,8910.16%1,164,6825,368,973
78FLETCHER MINE/MILLMO5,358,6250.16%4,4985,358,625
79BASF CORP ATTAPULGUS OPSGA5,260,9600.15%7026,546,088
80CONEMAUGH POWER PLANTPA5,251,6380.15%09,260,295
81INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO - MANSFIELD MILLLA5,217,4790.15%011,185,958
82AK STEEL CORP COSHOCTON WORKSOH5,020,9020.15%405,5829,806,053
83ST JOHNS RIVER POWER PARK/NORTHSIDE GENERATING STATIONFL5,004,2420.15%3,526,2419,732,067
84PRINCE ERACHEM INC - NEW JOHNSONVILLE FACILITYTN4,974,0520.14%04,974,052
85DUKE ENERGY INDIANA INC - GIBSON GENERATING STATIONIN4,967,2310.14%40740,748,913
86CLEAN HARBORS LONE MOUNTAIN LLC LONE MOUNTAIN FACILITYOK4,805,3860.14%4,8474,810,231
87WAYNE DISPOSAL INCMI4,785,1510.14%2214,993,348
88USS MON VALLEY WORKS - EDGAR THOMSON PLANTPA4,779,4670.14%4,608,5905,801,519
89CPI USA NORTH CAROLINA LLCNC4,765,7320.14%4,528,0264,765,640
90ALABAMA RIVER CELLULOSE LLCAL4,618,5460.13%031,003,229
91US TVA CUMBERLAND FOSSIL PLANTTN4,607,2040.13%2338,966,055
92PCS PHOSPHATE CO INCNC4,475,6400.13%7,8304,842,128
93OAK GROVE STEAM ELECTRIC STATIONTX4,432,1800.13%018,400,595
94PCS NITROGEN FERTILIZER LPGA4,401,4660.13%864,401,552
95ARCELORMITTAL CLEVELAND LLCOH4,339,1090.13%1,217,3894,339,109
96TRONOX LLCNV4,269,4040.12%4,249,0804,269,406
97OMAHA PUBLIC POWER DISTRICT NEBRASKA CITY STATIONNE4,248,7390.12%18,7054,284,942
98ASARCO LLC MISSION COMPLEXAZ4,247,0280.12%04,247,028
99US TVA PARADISE FOSSIL PLANTKY4,207,4110.12%15733,249,570
100US MAGNESIUM LLCUT4,192,7030.12%201,073411,694,490
--Total for top 100--2,197,260,00563.75%146,616,7793,698,200,440
--All others (includes 21,529 other facilities)--1,249,251,94436.25%3,474,101,22824,117,974,946
--Total--3,446,511,949100%3,620,718,00727,816,175,386


This search was done on June 24, 2018. It was compiled from government data last released on October 17, 2017. This search result was produced by RTK NET. The data were obtained from the U.S. EPA's Toxic Release Inventory database (TRI).