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Environmental Release Report: UNITED REFINING CO.
 
 
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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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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    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:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:AMMONIA
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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 5,700 750
    Suspected Carcinogens .324
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 11,250 1,500
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 8,750 500
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 25,400 1,000
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 5,200 500
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 9,750 750
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5,550 750
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 50,250 3,040
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 86,150 3,790
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 4,700 250
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 68,450 2,790
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 102,250 3,545
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 50,250 3,040

    *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 149,400 24,800 21,486 0 195,686 21,486 NA
    1989 101,980 9,100 0 0 111,080 0 NA
    1990 95,915 15,898 0 0 111,813 0 NA
    1991 128,110 26,505 0 0 154,615 21,000 24,437,615
    1992 106,860 8,505 0 0 115,365 0 33,159,777
    1993 104,860 8,505 0 0 113,365 27,925,000 29,429,017
    1994 160,060 54,505 0 0 214,565 30,116,000 31,736,591
    1995 180,900 46,755 0 0 227,655 38,800 1,193,130
    1996 190,600 28,000 0 0 218,600 27,867 1,185,800
    1997 245,700 50,800 0 0 296,500 61,000 1,262,390
    1998 211,240 45,750 0 0 256,990 54,005 713,832
    1999 93,400 23,005 0 0 116,405 525 537,503
    2000 132,840 3,915 0 0 136,755 5,230 310,438
    2001 104,070 3,970 0 0 108,040 4,760 265,069
    2002 110,450 3,795 0 0 114,245 147,893 418,131
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 .126 0 0 0 .126 0 .126
    2001 .136 0 0 0 .136 0 .136
    2002 .109 0 0 0 .109 0 .109
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: UNITED REFINING CO.
    Mailing Address: 15 BRADLEY ST., WARREN, PA 16365
    Public Contact: L. A. LOUGHLIN
    Phone: (814) 723-1500
    SIC Code: 29 Petroleum And Coal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 41.82889
    Longitude: -79.12694
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
    • 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

    Information about whether this facility is in compliance with applicable environmental laws is available from EPA's Sector Facility Indexing Project:

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