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Environmental Release Report: BALCHEM CORP.
 
 
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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
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:ETHYLENE OXIDE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:ETHYLENE OXIDE
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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 53
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 53
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 53
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 53
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 53
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 53
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 53
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 53
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 53
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 53

    *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 299 0 0 0 299 0 NA
    1989 375 0 0 0 375 0 NA
    1990 360 0 0 0 360 0 NA
    1991 529 0 0 0 529 0 0
    1992 465 0 0 0 465 0 470
    1993 755 0 0 0 755 0 600
    1994 755 0 0 0 755 0 900
    1995 755 0 0 0 755 0 580
    1996 255 0 0 0 255 0 450
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 0 326
    1998 187 0 0 0 187 0 187
    1999 53 0 0 0 53 0 53
    2000 51 0 0 0 51 0 51
    2001 58 0 0 0 58 0 58
    2002 53 0 0 0 53 0 53
    "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: BALCHEM CORP.
    Mailing Address: 2007 RTE. 284, SLATE HILL, NY 10973
    Public Contact: DINO ROSSI
    Phone: (845) 326-5600
    SIC Code: 51 Wholesale Trade--Nondurable Goods
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 41.38997
    Longitude: -74.47764
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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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