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Environmental Release Report: ORIENT CORP. OF AMERICA
 
 
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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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    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:

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    Rank facilities in DELAWARE or in SUSSEX County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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:ANILINE
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:ANILINE
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    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
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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 2,822
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,822
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,822
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,608
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,822
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 214
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 2,822
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2,822

    *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
    1992 3,331 0 0 0 3,331 684 14,127
    1993 3,188 0 0 0 3,188 718 13,386
    1994 3,429 0 0 0 3,429 838 15,277
    1995 3,126 0 0 0 3,126 1,849 15,778
    1996 2,997 0 0 0 2,997 1,292 15,662
    1997 3,474 0 0 0 3,474 1,855 16,725
    1998 3,096 0 0 0 3,096 770 14,927
    1999 2,967 0 0 0 2,967 672 14,310
    2000 3,085 0 0 0 3,085 646 14,002
    2001 2,719 0 0 0 2,719 116 10,425
    2002 2,822 0 0 0 2,822 1,464 13,057
    "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: ORIENT CORP. OF AMERICA
    Mailing Address: 111 PARK AVE., SEAFORD, DE 19973
    Public Contact: KURT SCHIMMEL
    Phone: (302) 628-1300
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 38.65483
    Longitude: -75.62426
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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 SUSSEX County on:

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