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Environmental Release Report: BAYWAY CHEMICAL PLANT OF INFINEUM USA
 
 
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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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    *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:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER COMPOUNDS
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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 .300
    Suspected Carcinogens 8,798
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5,214 849
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .300
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 14,411 872
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 35,954 946
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5,214 1,118
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 43,159 916
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 32,239
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 45,997 1,489
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .300
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 20,117 939
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 83,709 2,704
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 64,602 1,466

    *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 373,546 8,439 0 0 381,985 265,271 NA
    1989 259,406 6,924 0 0 266,330 193,423 NA
    1990 191,684 2,658 0 0 194,342 159,192 NA
    1991 281,328 6,873 0 0 288,201 138,846 11,024,339
    1992 77,050 4,823 0 0 81,873 163,324 10,790,774
    1993 135,673 3,638 0 0 139,311 202,460 11,274,093
    1994 171,985 4,847 0 0 176,832 155,284 10,449,330
    1995 160,034 8,122 0 0 168,156 189,173 10,380,809
    1996 107,974 7,252 0 0 115,226 187,800 9,394,476
    1997 104,326 8,367 0 0 112,693 332,314 9,851,091
    1998 106,315 3,286 0 0 109,601 155,722 8,489,775
    1999 113,761 9,342 0 0 123,103 789,564 9,145,467
    2000 98,440 8,760 0 0 107,200 436,097 8,000,617
    2001 83,577 2,255 0 0 85,832 663,184 8,417,761
    2002 84,172 2,704 0 0 86,876 625,990 8,010,026
    "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: BAYWAY CHEMICAL PLANT OF INFINEUM USA
    Mailing Address: PARK & BRUNSWICK AVE., LINDEN, NJ 07036
    Public Contact: G. ELSNER
    Phone: (908) 474-7505
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: INFINEUM USA INC.
    Latitude: 40.6395
    Longitude: -74.21709
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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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