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Environmental Release Report: MALLINCKRODT BAKER INC.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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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
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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 27,401 15
    Suspected Carcinogens 4 37
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 32,082 259,983
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,242
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 12,061 15
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 27,382
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 10,015 108
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 41,686 159
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 53,043 2,953
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 10,144
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 45,319 2,951
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 35,715 2,966
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 56,339 3,181
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 26,488 2,968

    *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 74,875 29,152 0 0 104,027 330,602 NA
    1989 52,813 21,670 1,525 0 76,008 284,300 NA
    1990 37,520 20,010 750 0 58,280 76 NA
    1991 36,252 15,061 0 0 51,313 240,084 299,785
    1992 60,730 14,712 0 0 75,442 118,895 1,633,524
    1993 78,179 20,862 0 0 99,041 156,144 1,895,812
    1994 74,586 20,303 0 0 94,889 129,951 1,887,165
    1995 76,111 213,187 0 0 289,298 590,501 2,778,751
    1996 71,691 264,845 0 0 336,536 740,046 2,970,249
    1997 64,212 176,920 0 0 241,132 1,698,644 2,649,009
    1998 71,646 258,792 0 0 330,438 585,330 2,226,186
    1999 73,218 151,175 0 0 224,393 529,059 1,950,856
    2000 65,693 218,161 0 0 283,854 727,374 2,518,919
    2001 64,186 221,427 0 0 285,613 500,606 2,121,553
    2002 56,915 263,112 0 0 320,027 252,051 2,016,529
    "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: MALLINCKRODT BAKER INC.
    Mailing Address: 600 N. BROAD ST., PHILLIPSBURG, NJ 08865
    Public Contact: MARCY M. MATLOSZ
    Phone: (908) 859-2151
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: MALLINCKRODT INC.
    Latitude: 40.70306
    Longitude: -75.19611
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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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