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Environmental Release Report: BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM CHEMICALS INC.
 
 
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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):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    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:DICHLOROMETHANE
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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 357
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,013
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 8,276
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 7,906
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 5,183
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 357
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 7,997
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 15,459
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 27,340
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 27,376
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 27
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 20,311
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 27,404
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 27,063

    *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 171,982 0 0 0 171,982 309,400 NA
    1989 107,446 0 0 0 107,446 169,935 NA
    1990 186,743 0 0 0 186,743 360,664 NA
    1991 217,568 0 0 0 217,568 653,880 882,692
    1992 240,033 0 0 0 240,033 744,960 989,805
    1993 198,147 0 0 0 198,147 659,800 876,935
    1994 177,812 0 0 0 177,812 639,500 831,811
    1995 216,476 0 0 0 216,476 1,123,030 1,403,135
    1996 156,250 5 0 0 156,255 1,015,729 1,170,558
    1997 248,071 750 0 0 248,821 1,984,360 3,437,850
    1998 236,295 0 0 0 236,295 1,507,660 2,808,540
    1999 356,520 0 0 0 356,520 1,329,870 2,019,692
    2000 363,391 0 0 0 363,391 2,268,510 3,037,299
    2001 26,880 0 0 0 26,880 3,934,554 4,581,131
    2002 27,440 0 0 0 27,440 4,317,640 7,743,983
    "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: BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM CHEMICALS INC.
    Mailing Address: 2820 N. NORMANDY DR., PETERSBURG, VA 23805
    Public Contact: CHRISTINE RYAN
    Phone: (804) 504-8725
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM CORP.
    Latitude: 37.18743
    Longitude: -77.34782
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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

    Scorecard's report for PETERSBURG (CITY) County on:

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