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Environmental Release Report: DOW REICHHOLD SPECIALTY LATEX L.L.C.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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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 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:ACRYLONITRILE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:ACRYLONITRILE
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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 22,918
    Suspected Carcinogens 6,934
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 26,688
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 16,599
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 10,594
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 4,561
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 14,264
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5,066
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 29,158
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 31,799
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 16,599
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 12,322
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 33,242
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 33,242

    *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 147,777 0 0 0 147,777 34,384 NA
    1989 127,063 0 0 0 127,063 28,411 NA
    1990 56,197 0 0 0 56,197 4,280 NA
    1991 95,845 0 0 0 95,845 4,360 2,633,726
    1992 139,617 0 0 0 139,617 4,138 2,609,726
    1993 132,567 0 0 0 132,567 4,850 1,426,938
    1994 99,672 0 0 0 99,672 39,191 1,853,545
    1995 98,048 0 0 0 98,048 5,877 1,819,479
    1996 68,602 0 0 0 68,602 3,533 1,896,053
    1997 46,066 0 0 0 46,066 4,110 2,036,659
    1998 51,676 0 0 0 51,676 7,121 2,393,621
    1999 51,055 0 0 0 51,055 31,164 2,270,402
    2000 39,611 0 0 0 39,611 2,440 2,561,090
    2001 43,565 0 0 0 43,565 964 2,025,354
    2002 33,510 0 0 0 33,510 884 1,845,240
    "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: DOW REICHHOLD SPECIALTY LATEX L.L.C.
    Mailing Address: 144 FORKBRANCH RD., CHESWOLD, DE 19936
    Public Contact: JO-ANNE CAMPBELL
    Phone: (302) 736-9236
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: DOW REICHHOLD SPECIALTY LATEX L.L.C.
    Latitude: 39.147
    Longitude: -75.48088
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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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