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Environmental Release Report: CROMPTON MFG.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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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:BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)
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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 252
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 3,197
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 85
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 3,030
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,121
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 3,030
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,207
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 3,198
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 10
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 3,030
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,208
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,208

    *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 7,980 0 0 0 7,980 9,250 NA
    1989 10,626 0 0 0 10,626 15,012 NA
    1990 9,750 0 0 0 9,750 750 NA
    1991 7,568 0 0 0 7,568 1,000 15,059
    1992 9,442 0 0 0 9,442 1,250 8,200
    1993 8,875 0 0 0 8,875 1,000 7,671
    1994 8,320 0 0 0 8,320 1,000 7,127
    1996 4,109 0 0 0 4,109 250 1,300
    1997 4,314 0 0 0 4,314 500 4,229
    1998 4,334 0 0 0 4,334 250 3,359
    1999 5,319 0 0 0 5,319 250 4,344
    2000 4,404 0 0 0 4,404 250 3,106
    2001 4,520 0 0 0 4,520 500 3,103
    2002 3,283 0 0 0 3,283 339 3,711
    "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: CROMPTON MFG.
    Mailing Address: 214 W. RUBY AVE., GASTONIA, NC 28054
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: CROMPTON CORP.
    Latitude: 35.24305
    Longitude: -81.18741
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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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