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Environmental Release Report: SPI POLYOLS INC.
 
 
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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:NICKEL COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:NICKEL 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 10
    Suspected Carcinogens .100
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 10
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 10
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants .100
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 10
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 10
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 10

    *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
    1994 1,504 0 5 0 1,509 57,571 68,535
    1995 3,428 0 0 0 3,428 353,202 392,650
    1996 846 0 5 0 851 161,160 220,500
    1997 525 0 5 0 530 213,170 164,980
    1998 538 0 5 0 543 81,818 125,010
    1999 510 0 5 0 515 40,656 62,500
    2000 493 0 5 0 498 41,839 63,910
    2001 223 0 5 0 228 100,882 136,910
    2002 10 0 0 0 10 35,502 42,148
    "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: SPI POLYOLS INC.
    Mailing Address: 321 CHERRY LN., NEW CASTLE, DE 19720
    Public Contact: TOM SCHMIDT
    Phone: (302) 576-8583
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: ABF N.A.
    Latitude: 39.69194
    Longitude: -75.5425
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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 NEW CASTLE County on:

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