2020 - Emission of pollutants for activity/sector:
Metal industry

Pollutant amount in kg/year

Status of data: 30.11.2022 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
Methane (CH4) 146000 0 0 0
Carbon monoxide (CO) 563447000 0 0 0
Carbon dioxide (CO2) 29719000000 0 0 0
Non-methane volatile organic compounds (NMVOC) 2005000 0 0 0
Nitrogen oxides (NOx/NO2) 22361000 0 0 0
Perfluorocarbons (PFCs) 9720 0 0 0
Sulphur hexafluoride (SF6) 84 0 0 0
Sulphur oxides (SOx/SO2) 34311000 0 0 0
Total nitrogen 0 51500 0 1133800
Total phosphorus 0 5460 0 0
Arsenic and compounds (as As) 615.1 43.15 0 482
Cadmium and compounds (as Cd) 188.1 0 0 1723
Chromium and compounds (as Cr) 1917 227 0 0
Copper and compounds (as Cu) 9121 900.1 0 58
Mercury and compounds (as Hg) 503.9 4.84 0 946
Nickel and compounds (as Ni) 1748.4999999999998 586.8 0 373.49999999999994
Lead and compounds (as Pb) 9703 407 0 1839.4
Zinc and compounds (as Zn) 43826 10103 0 39118
PCDD + PCDF (dioxins + furans) (as Teq) 0.005433000000000001 0 0 0
Pentachlorophenol (PCP) 12.6 0 0 0
Tetrachloromethane (TCM) 153 0 0 0
1,1,1-trichloroethane 153 0 0 0
Benzene 141600 0 0 0
Naphthalene 2770 0 0 0
Phenols (as total C) 0 71.5 0 4015
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) 2340 5.68 0 0
Total organic carbon (TOC) (as total C or COD/3) 0 173300 0 640200
Chlorides (as total Cl) 0 2920000 0 0
Chlorine and inorganic compounds (as HCl) 389200 0 0 0
Cyanides (as total CN) 0 1750 0 2034.8
Fluorides (as total F) 0 510370 0 46720
Fluorine and inorganic compounds (as HF) 215100 0 0 0
Hydrogen cyanide (HCN) 2655 0 0 0
Particulate matter (PM10) 2686900 0 0 0
Stofffreisetzung, für die Vertraulichkeit gewärt wurde 239 0 0 0