Top 100 TRI facilities for total releases for 2014

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2014 Rank by releasesFacility NameStateReleases (lbs)% of totalTransfers (lbs)Waste (lbs)
1RED DOG OPERATIONS AK1,105,032,53928.35%25,1471,105,057,678
2KENNECOTT UTAH COPPER MINE CONCENTRATORS & POWER PLANT UT162,196,7064.16%551162,196,747
3NEWMONT MINING CORP COPPER CANYON FACILITY NV54,663,5341.40%321,14257,588,275
4NEWMONT MINING CORP TWIN CREEKS MINE NV51,138,3781.31%48,08653,029,552
5NEWMONT MINING CORP - CARLIN SOUTH AREA NV48,532,5331.25%48,37850,277,188
6BARRICK CORTEZ INC NV47,036,8791.21%1,52249,922,230
7HECLA GREENS CREEK MINING CO AK41,557,7911.07%1041,557,791
8ASCEND PERFORMANCE MATERIALS - CHOCOLATE BAYOU FACILITY TX35,674,7470.92%192,832379,566,615
9BARRICK GOLDSTRIKE MINES INC NV32,096,8000.82%124,16440,891,966
10ASARCO LLC RAY COMPLEX/ HAYDEN SMELTER & CONCENTRATOR AZ27,441,1200.70%2,188,42434,874,233
11ASCEND PERFORMANCE MATERIALS OPERATIONS LLC FL26,339,4730.68%887,71449,921,157
12KENNECOTT UTAH COPPER SMELTER & REFINERY UT25,328,1760.65%1,64625,329,822
13USS GARY WORKS IN24,524,8840.63%1,302,73475,904,404
14FREEPORT-MCMORAN MIAMI INC AZ23,606,7330.61%668,47824,159,797
15ROBINSON NEVADA MINING CO NV19,742,4650.51%019,751,976
16PRAIRIE STATE GENERATING CO IL19,589,7940.50%35,88519,589,794
17MONSANTO LULING LA18,617,3150.48%4,26834,036,183
18MONTANA RESOURCES LLP MT18,528,8710.48%018,528,871
19AK STEEL CORP (ROCKPORT WORKS ) IN18,231,2080.47%873,54243,886,434
20DUPONT DELISLE PLANT MS17,916,8080.46%22,97241,290,909
21HECLA LTD LUCKY FRIDAY MINE UNIT ID16,785,6750.43%29,20316,785,817
22TRONOX LLC MS14,348,2570.37%1,50021,813,090
23BASIN ELECTRIC ND13,355,9520.34%7,389,998280,009,770
24BUICK MINE/MILL MO13,141,6850.34%1,76813,143,453
25POGO MINE AK12,063,2460.31%6112,253,840
26COLSTRIP STEAM ELECTRIC STATION MT11,744,1470.30%103,01116,094,648
27CORNERSTONE CHEMICAL CO-(FORTIER CHEM MFG COMPLEX) LA11,626,9030.30%78540,884,851
28BRUSHY CREEK MINE/MILL MO11,057,5890.28%84911,058,438
29ARCELORMITTAL USA LLC IN11,027,9400.28%10,727,83511,727,217
30INEOS USA LLC GREEN LAKE PLANT TX10,830,8800.28%207,79326,528,788
31PEORIA DISPOSAL CO #1 IL10,779,6160.28%10,819,04210,819,045
32DUPONT JOHNSONVILLE PLANT TN10,061,7320.26%13134,940,635
33ANGUS CHEMICAL CO LA10,032,0770.26%77,93423,508,464
34US ARMY RADFORD ARMY AMMUNITION PLANT VA9,293,3240.24%2,11147,552,550
35NORTH AMERICAN STAINLESS KY8,867,8680.23%14,550,648167,193,554
36VICKERY ENVIRONMENTAL INC OH8,855,2680.23%11,9898,855,268
37CLEAN HARBORS BUTTONWILLOW LLC CA8,466,3540.22%5,8288,486,177
38VALERO REFINING-TEXAS LP CORPUS CHRISTI WEST PLANT TX8,247,4490.21%9,046,35239,371,955
39AK STEEL DEARBORN WORKS MI8,233,4830.21%9,621,3089,676,473
40CF INDUSTRIES NITROGEN LLC LA8,106,7460.21%548,5099,265,702
41HERITAGE ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES LLC IN8,075,1920.21%8,102,1338,216,219
42MISSISSIPPI POWER CO - PLANT WATSON MS7,977,2060.20%5410,482,112
43INVISTA SA RL TX7,911,2650.20%3,754,272106,734,350
44CHEMICAL WASTE MANAGEMENT AL7,757,8160.20%206,1667,957,622
45FLETCHER MINE/MILL MO7,645,8190.20%2,7017,648,520
46INEOS USA LLC OH7,444,5470.19%5,01513,248,300
47TM DEER PARK SERVICES LP TX7,442,8110.19%455,6278,080,151
48EASTMAN CHEMICAL CO TENNESSEE OPERATIONS TN7,421,5010.19%137,33931,851,604
49HOMER CITY GENERATION LP PA7,275,9030.19%021,814,915
50HARRISON POWER STATION WV7,264,2520.19%21823,003,409
51INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO - MANSFIELD MILL LA7,080,6690.18%013,980,178
52CHEMICAL WASTE MANAGEMENT OF THE NORTHWEST INC OR6,828,5120.18%68,7507,619,195
53OUTOKUMPU STAINLESS USA LLC AL6,826,4750.18%5,592,56943,702,491
54US ECOLOGY IDAHO INC ID6,819,5340.17%93,1607,201,527
55NYRSTAR CLARKSVILLE INC TN6,797,9040.17%290,37339,601,053
56RUBICON LLC LA6,788,3470.17%231,53711,254,271
57LARAWAY RECYCLING & DISPOSAL FACILITY IL6,682,6450.17%06,682,645
58DUKE ENERGY INDIANA INC - GIBSON GENERATING STATION IN6,666,2790.17%1,00244,030,227
59US ECOLOGY TEXAS INC TX6,544,7390.17%2,475,0059,517,770
60FREEPORT MCMORAN TYRONE INC NM6,454,6420.17%14,9506,469,342
61HORSEHEAD CORP MONACA SMELTER PA6,427,2710.16%6,338,7196,429,761
62BOSWELL ENERGY CENTER MN6,139,0190.16%06,292,842
63NYSTAR - YOUNG MINE & MILL TN6,126,5070.16%06,126,507
64USS MON VALLEY WORKS - EDGAR THOMSON PLANT PA6,115,9790.16%6,015,6557,359,577
65ERACHEM COMILOG TN6,050,9480.16%06,050,948
66US STEEL CORP GREAT LAKES WORKS MI6,001,3070.15%5,782,24013,287,024
67AMERICAN ELECTIC POWER ROCKPORT PLANT IN5,966,2780.15%138,1366,701,187
68COEUR ROCHESTER INC NV5,919,1970.15%222,7646,115,587
69OAK GROVE STEAM ELECTRIC STATION TX5,917,9290.15%017,911,820
70IPL PETERSBURG IN5,874,5100.15%1,282,95816,855,623
71COAL CREEK STATION ND5,845,1410.15%07,140,255
72MINNKOTA POWER COOPERATIVE INC MILTON R YOUNG STATION ND5,651,8520.15%1,237,0785,927,288
73BASF CORP ATTAPULGUS OPS GA5,632,9820.14%05,870,523
74STERLING STEEL CO LLC IL5,598,1580.14%5,609,9185,617,539
75P4 PRODUCTION LLC ID5,578,5330.14%2,2298,418,105
76STEEL DYNAMICS INC-ENGINEERED BAR PRODUCTS DIV IN5,560,3450.14%5,554,1245,566,873
77DYNO NOBEL INC-CHEYENNE PLANT WY5,492,5980.14%4,9865,497,584
78LYONDELL CHEMICAL CO TX5,385,7670.14%424,46394,365,965
79XCEL ENERGY SHERBURNE COUNTY GENERATING PLANT MN5,353,8300.14%326,363,226
80INTERNATIONAL PAPER TEXARKANA MILL TX5,318,4890.14%017,093,410
81KENTUCKY UTILITIES CO GHENT STATION KY5,315,9390.14%030,785,063
82SWEETWATER MINE/MILL MO5,293,3830.14%3,5495,296,932
83KEYSTONE STEEL & WIRE CO IL5,290,9980.14%5,241,1325,279,590
84US SILVER - IDAHO INC ID5,229,9490.13%05,229,949
85CARGILL MEAT SOLUTIONS CORP NE5,214,8880.13%4,3737,143,477
86FREEPORT-MCMORAN MORENCI INC AZ5,191,5340.13%324,3445,468,923
87AK STEEL CORP COSHOCTON WORKS OH5,185,5880.13%433,0859,966,724
88CRISTAL USA INC OH5,154,8690.13%023,955,070
89US TVA PARADISE FOSSIL PLANT KY5,014,6260.13%4736,450,599
90LOUISVILLE GAS & ELECTRIC CO - MILL CREEK STATION KY4,999,4340.13%319,019,447
91CPI USA NORTH CAROLINA LLC NC4,992,7830.13%4,830,6624,992,783
92AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER BIG SANDY PLANT KY4,979,1360.13%45,10815,046,448
93CONEMAUGH POWER PLANT PA4,965,9130.13%09,460,679
94PCS NITROGEN FERTILIZER LP GA4,960,9340.13%52,5955,009,933
95DSM CHEMICALS NA INC GA4,844,1840.12%53,94224,510,292
96JOHNSON CONTROLS BATTERY GROUP INC SC4,790,5180.12%4,790,2744,790,518
97SABIC INNOVATIVE PLASTICS MT VERNON LLC IN4,684,5340.12%9,402,07336,271,927
98US ECOLOGY NEVADA INC NV4,664,3250.12%140,7725,448,869
99PCS PHOSPHATE CO INC NC4,658,3270.12%9,6265,131,672
100ADM IL4,541,6820.12%1,747,14672,523,951
--Total for top 100--2,394,359,18561.44%151,017,0564,153,201,749
--All others (includes 21,683 other facilities)--1,502,868,86438.56%3,690,586,83821,311,787,388
--Total--3,897,228,049100%3,841,603,89425,464,989,137


This search was done on December 3, 2016. It was compiled from government data last released on October 14, 2014. This search result was produced by RTK NET. The data were obtained from the U.S. EPA's Toxic Release Inventory database (TRI).