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Environmental Release Report: AIR PRODS. & CHEMICALS INC.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Rank facilities in RHODE ISLAND or in PROVIDENCE 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:EPICHLOROHYDRIN
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:EPICHLOROHYDRIN
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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 86
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 130
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 36
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 86
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 119
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 122
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 130
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 130
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 86
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 36
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 130
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 130

    *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
    1988 5,502 0 0 0 5,502 101,813 NA
    1989 5,277 0 0 0 5,277 224,964 NA
    1990 5,016 0 0 0 5,016 18,800 NA
    1991 4,512 0 0 0 4,512 200,401 207,564
    1992 4,312 0 0 0 4,312 53,771 63,362
    1993 1,640 0 0 0 1,640 51,832 81,373
    1995 1,780 0 0 0 1,780 140,488 242,830
    1996 1,247 0 0 0 1,247 36,230 37,031
    1997 1,100 0 0 0 1,100 86,061 43,500
    1998 1,235 0 0 0 1,235 23,001 25,540
    1999 299 0 0 0 299 91,540 93,299
    2000 327 0 0 0 327 91,100 92,927
    2001 276 0 0 0 276 89,542 92,272
    2002 130 0 0 0 130 85,971 87,417
    "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: AIR PRODS. & CHEMICALS INC.
    Mailing Address: 1226 MENDON RD., CUMBERLAND, RI 02864
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: AIR PRODS. & CHEMICALS INC.
    Latitude: 41.93311
    Longitude: -71.42719
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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

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