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Environmental Release Report: PENRECO
 
 
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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 495 6
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,495 6
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 495 6
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 183,520 6
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 495 6
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 183,520 6
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 183,025
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,495 6
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 495 6
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 184,025
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 183,025

    *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 16,650 500 250 0 17,400 15,300 NA
    1989 21,600 750 250 250 22,850 3,450 NA
    1990 778 760 0 0 1,538 298 NA
    1991 20,750 250 0 0 21,000 0 15,025,700
    1992 23,250 250 0 0 23,500 0 18,928,200
    1993 20,500 0 0 0 20,500 140,000 17,391,500
    1994 6,000 250 0 0 6,250 0 7,700
    1995 6,000 250 0 0 6,250 0 12,900
    1996 2,450 250 0 0 2,700 0 6,680
    1997 1,000 0 0 0 1,000 0 780
    1998 48,350 250 0 0 48,600 0 53,850
    1999 162,103 250 0 0 162,353 5 168,820
    2000 161,000 0 0 0 161,000 5 160,850
    2001 197,075 6 0 0 197,082 127 196,845
    2002 184,520 6 0 0 184,527 0 184,339
    "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: PENRECO
    Mailing Address: 138 PETROLIA ST., KARNS CITY, PA 16041
    Public Contact: W. DARKO PUZ
    Phone: (724) 756-0110
    SIC Code: 29 Petroleum And Coal Products
    2002 Parent Company: CONOCOPHILLIPS CO.
    Latitude: 40.99694
    Longitude: -79.72556
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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

    Scorecard's report for BUTLER County on:

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