POLLUTION LOCATOR| Toxic Chemical Releases | Reports

Environmental Release Report: SISTERSVILLE PLANT
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
    0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% 100%

    Total environmental releases:
    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:

    See how this facility ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank facilities in WEST VIRGINIA or in TYLER 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.

  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHLOROMETHANE
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:HYDROCHLORIC ACID
    List chemicals contributing to noncancer risk

    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 67,542 593
    Suspected Carcinogens 28,198 195
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 263,496 20,431
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 175,634 317
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 181,043 24,659
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 5,248
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 275,037 186
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 301,097 24,383
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 500,847 32,168
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 194,117 529
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 373,969 32,168
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 5,137
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 184,594 27,094
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 466,157 31,639
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 421,219 12,118

    *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.
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 1,332,393 351,678 0 0 1,684,071 813,068 NA
    1989 1,017,038 178,609 0 0 1,195,647 932,599 NA
    1990 852,573 42,881 0 0 895,454 554,523 NA
    1991 626,620 44,215 800 0 671,635 2,609,676 19,092,506
    1992 682,695 14,956 851 0 698,502 3,231,888 21,366,104
    1993 730,466 26,934 1,617 0 759,017 4,562,573 23,797,558
    1994 748,664 36,198 995 0 785,857 3,656,152 22,481,742
    1995 807,276 31,147 1,081 0 839,504 3,402,519 23,905,731
    1996 762,237 29,251 1,037 0 792,525 3,400,857 25,693,342
    1997 757,061 25,314 1,044 0 783,419 2,970,822 22,706,375
    1998 537,645 13,998 2,514 0 554,157 2,159,300 21,902,826
    1999 545,595 17,483 10,828 0 573,906 4,721,645 23,926,782
    2000 556,595 30,441 5,435 0 592,471 4,507,171 23,769,424
    2001 569,819 29,873 3,316 0 603,008 3,046,731 22,243,340
    2002 532,374 32,168 5,622 0 570,164 3,980,535 25,583,672
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
      [ top ]
     
     
    Email EPA
    Join an online discussion about this facility


    Email a Scorecard Community Report to a friend
    Network with environmental groups
    Learn how to use Scorecard to find out about toxics in your community


    Contribute to Environmental Defense
    Volunteer with environmental groups in your community

      [ top ]
     
     
  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: SISTERSVILLE PLANT
    Mailing Address: 3500 S. STATE RTE. 2, FRIENDLY, WV 26146
    Public Contact: FRED DAILEY
    Phone: (304) 652-8201
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: CROMPTON CORP.
    Latitude: 39.48944
    Longitude: -81.09
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 TYLER County on:

  •   [ top ]