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Environmental Release Report: EASTMAN CHEMICAL RESINS INC. JEFFERSON SITE
 
 
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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 3,667 3
    Suspected Carcinogens 54,823 19
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 178,576 2,371
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 93,052 21
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 83,075 40
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 54,807 19
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 178,285 134
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 174,910 59
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 246,983 92
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 3,578
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 245,870 92
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 17
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 220,490 86
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 232,413 166
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 240,846 90

    *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 169,200 500 0 0 169,700 248,380 NA
    1989 189,350 750 0 0 190,100 113,650 NA
    1990 159,669 15 0 0 159,684 41,085 NA
    1991 157,159 265 0 0 157,424 39,530 2,137,811
    1992 191,011 2 0 0 191,013 37,589 2,038,299
    1993 143,370 0 0 0 143,370 23,040 2,126,916
    1994 190,228 0 0 0 190,228 73,140 2,696,061
    1995 312,181 0 0 0 312,181 107,723 1,892,072
    1996 223,881 105 0 0 223,986 411,405 1,471,543
    1997 271,140 0 0 0 271,140 531,708 1,525,321
    1998 194,517 569 0 0 195,086 332,401 1,210,660
    1999 225,076 1,862 0 0 226,938 333,160 1,123,106
    2000 220,291 5,909 0 0 226,200 533,735 1,487,616
    2001 252,185 2,786 0 0 254,971 319,725 1,394,137
    2002 251,694 2,479 0 0 254,173 701,154 1,700,658
    "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: EASTMAN CHEMICAL RESINS INC. JEFFERSON SITE
    Mailing Address: STATE HWY. 837 P.O. BOX 567, WEST ELIZABETH, PA 15088
    Public Contact: WILLIAM C. HENDON
    Phone: (412) 384-2520
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 40.26611
    Longitude: -79.90111
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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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