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Environmental Release Report: SUNOCO INC. (R&S) PHILADELPHIA REFY.
 
 
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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:MERCURY COMPOUNDS
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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 40,912 55
    Suspected Carcinogens 28,191
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 76,969 555
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 42,825 300
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 41,815 255
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 32,805 55
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 50,535 550
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 73,566 505
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 132,190 2,096
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 155,188 2,096
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 19,092 50
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 60,627 2,046
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 124,439 2,346
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 134,546 2,096

    *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 54,858 49,000 20,157 0 124,015 210,000 NA
    1989 47,110 33,060 20,241 0 100,411 203,000 NA
    1990 46,588 36,339 20,192 0 103,119 151 NA
    1991 206,476 28,556 4,200 0 239,232 169,833 583,123
    1992 205,368 2,322 12,707 0 220,397 137,560 504,032
    1993 124,767 1,422 24,298 0 150,487 172,531 490,030
    1994 403,775 45,176 1,999 0 450,950 89,827 914,718
    1995 453,266 3,176 808 0 457,250 156,549 2,119,595
    1996 409,162 3,566 69 0 412,797 263,766 2,629,350
    1997 289,577 4,734 225 0 294,536 132,387 2,606,492
    1998 271,886 7,579 74 0 279,539 49,400 2,091,650
    1999 224,973 7,310 97 0 232,380 43,867 2,416,462
    2000 210,414 12,491 0 0 222,905 6,359 2,353,494
    2001 178,204 12,200 0 0 190,404 17,338 2,286,669
    2002 163,743 2,346 0 0 166,089 26,081 2,301,710
    "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: SUNOCO INC. (R&S) PHILADELPHIA REFY.
    Mailing Address: 3144 PASSYUNK AVE., PHILADELPHIA, PA 19145
    Public Contact: JOHN P. MCCANN
    Phone: (215) 339-7061
    SIC Code: 29 Petroleum And Coal Products
    2002 Parent Company: SUNOCO INC.
    Latitude: 39.9275
    Longitude: -75.21139
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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

    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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