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Environmental Release Report: CABOT CORP. OHIO RIVER PLANT
 
 
  • 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:
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:HYDROGEN CYANIDE
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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)
    Suspected Carcinogens 5 .900
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 232,445 .900
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 184,640
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 232,440
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 235,695 .900
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 295,156
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 184,640
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 51,055 .900
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 240,382 .900
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 290,835 .900

    *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 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
    1989 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
    1990 20 0 0 0 20 0 NA
    1991 382 0 0 0 382 0 367
    1992 466 0 0 0 466 0 451
    1993 14,378 0 0 0 14,378 0 14,118
    1994 34,510 0 0 0 34,510 0 34,380
    1995 40,126 0 0 0 40,126 0 40,044
    1996 43,502 0 0 0 43,502 0 8,682,124
    1997 44,446 0 0 0 44,446 0 8,788,227
    1998 37,638 0 0 0 37,638 0 8,065,571
    1999 29,207 0 0 0 29,207 0 5,859,494
    2000 33,495 0 0 0 33,495 34 5,362,524
    2001 304,241 0 0 0 304,241 59 5,642,852
    2002 295,522 .900 0 0 295,523 0 5,567,399
    "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: CABOT CORP. OHIO RIVER PLANT
    Mailing Address: 1 CABOT DR., WAVERLY, WV 26184
    Public Contact: JAMES ROWE
    Phone: (304) 665-5225
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: CABOT CORP.
    Latitude: 39.3344
    Longitude: -81.39122
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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 PLEASANTS County on:

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