2019 - Emission of pollutants for activity/sector:
Metal industry

Pollutant amount in kg/year

Status of data: 31.03.2022 On this day new data were published in thru.de or historical data were updated. Every year on 31.3. and 30.9. data are reported to the EU.

Pollutant Release to air Release to water Release to soil Waste water
Carbon monoxide (CO) 641374000 0 0 0
Carbon dioxide (CO2) 33375000000 0 0 0
Non-methane volatile organic compounds (NMVOC) 2566000 0 0 0
Nitrogen oxides (NOx/NO2) 25468000 0 0 0
Perfluorocarbons (PFCs) 11460 0 0 0
Sulphur hexafluoride (SF6) 84 0 0 0
Sulphur oxides (SOx/SO2) 37840000 0 0 0
Total nitrogen 0 284700 0 1147500
Total phosphorus 0 14100 0 0
Arsenic and compounds (as As) 675 43.96 0 335
Cadmium and compounds (as Cd) 368 9.8 0 1653
Chromium and compounds (as Cr) 2238 398.4 0 0
Copper and compounds (as Cu) 8540 807 0 359.8
Mercury and compounds (as Hg) 519.5 9 0 715
Nickel and compounds (as Ni) 1618.4 683.4000000000001 0 897.9999999999999
Lead and compounds (as Pb) 19287 446.1 0 2367.3999999999996
Zinc and compounds (as Zn) 40289 13731 0 67330
Halogenated organic compounds (as AOX) 0 2060 0 0
PCDD + PCDF (dioxins + furans) (as Teq) 0.006396000000000001 0 0 0
Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) 1.6 0 0 0
Benzene 142290 0 0 0
Naphthalene 3880 0 0 0
Phenols (as total C) 0 21.2 0 6006.3
Total organic carbon (TOC) (as total C or COD/3) 0 281900 0 877400
Chlorides (as total Cl) 0 7870000 0 0
Chlorine and inorganic compounds (as HCl) 469000 0 0 0
Cyanides (as total CN) 0 145 0 2133
Fluorides (as total F) 0 444870 0 34480
Fluorine and inorganic compounds (as HF) 171330 0 0 0
Hydrogen cyanide (HCN) 3007 0 0 0
Particulate matter (PM10) 3325200 0 0 0