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Environmental Release Report: GULF OIL L.P. CHELSEA TERMINAL
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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    Rank facilities in MASSACHUSETTS or in SUFFOLK County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *Note: These rankings are based on chemical releases and transfers reported by industrial facilities to the Toxics Release Inventory, and do not take into account major sources of pollution or toxic chemicals that are not covered by TRI.

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 3,604
    Suspected Carcinogens 12,088
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 9,880
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 5,252
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 9,424
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 3,460
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 6,546
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 21,546
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 19,030
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 35,196
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 3,264
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 5,288
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 23,778
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 19,030

    *Note: Some chemicals are associated with more than one health effect, so their release may be counted multiple times in this table. Therefore, it is not appropriate to sum releases sorted by health effect. Total reported releases to air and water are provided in the data summary below.
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  • What We Don't Know About Chemical Safety and Harm
  • Air Releases
    6 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    218 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the exposure estimates required for safety assessment
    Water Releases
    5 TRI chems released to water in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    172 TRI chemicals released to water in the United States lack the exposure estimates required for safety assessment
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  • TRI Data Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    1998 41,098 40 0 0 41,138 4,137 45,927
    1999 44,084 15 0 0 44,099 4,540 46,164
    2000 51,224 20 0 0 51,244 4,780 52,938
    2001 48,580 40 0 0 48,620 748 49,099
    2002 35,196 0 0 0 35,196 48 35,224
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: GULF OIL L.P. CHELSEA TERMINAL
    Mailing Address: 281 EASTERN AVE., CHELSEA, MA 02150
    Public Contact: ANDREW S. BELAND
    Phone: (617) 889-9080
    SIC Code: 51 Wholesale Trade--Nondurable Goods
    2002 Parent Company: GULF OIL L.P.
    Latitude: 42.39135
    Longitude: -71.02289
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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  • Links

    • See EPA Envirofacts report for this facility for information about regulatory compliance, hazardous waste handling processes, Superfund status, and permitted air and water emissions.
    • RTK NET report for this facility, which includes its complete Form R report to EPA's Toxics Release Inventory

    Scorecard's report for SUFFOLK County on:

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