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Table 02
- Description of industrial pollution in Spain

Description of pollution released by industrial plants in Spain (2001), by pollutant group.

AIR POLLUTION

  TOTAL SPAIN
REGION WITH HIGHEST VALUE

  Emission (Mt/year)
Region
Emission (Mt/year)
%

Group 1: Environmental themes
157,585,773
Asturias
24,103,456
(15%)
Group 2: Metals and compounds
1,048
Basque Country
496
(47%)
Group 3: Chlorinated organic substances
240
Basque Country
77
(32%)
Group 4: Other organic compounds
218
Andalusia
109
(50%)
Group 5: Other compounds
47,887
Castile & Leon
11,560
(24%)
         

WATER POLLUTION (DIRECT)

  TOTAL SPAIN
REGION WITH HIGHEST VALUE

  Emission (Mt/year)
Region
Emission (Mt/year)
%

Group 1: Environmental themes
5,790
Andalusia
1,925
(33%)
Group 2: Metals and compounds
167
Cantabria
99
(59%)
Group 3: Chlorinated organic substances
320
Andalusia
101
(31%)
Group 4: Other organic compounds
31,470
Cantabria
11,930
(37%)
Group 5: Other compounds
7,696,422
Basque Country
6,517,962
(85%)
         

WATER POLLUTION (INDIRECT)

  TOTAL SPAIN
REGION WITH HIGHEST VALUE

  Emission (Mt/year)
Region
Emission (Mt/year)
%

Group 1: Environmental themes
8,458
Andalusia
7,257
(86%)
Group 2: Metals and compounds
38
Basque Country
20
(53%)
Group 3: Chlorinated organic substances
87
Basque Country
72
(82%)
Group 4: Other organic compounds
53,348
Andalusia
37,558
(70%)
Group 5: Other compounds
366,784
Andalusia
312,204
(85%)


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