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Environmental Release Report: CNA HOLDINGS INC.
 
 
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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:ACETALDEHYDE
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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 10,010 112
    Suspected Carcinogens 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 100,500 5,669
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 572,051 4,512
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 10,010 112
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 572,051 4,512
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 562,041 4,400
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 572,051 4,512
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 100,500 165
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 572,056 4,512
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 572,056 4,512

    *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 210,105 14,863 4,100 0 229,068 25,460 NA
    1989 271,718 17,250 1,500 0 290,468 30,280 NA
    1990 358,780 24,010 290 0 383,080 68,020 NA
    1991 353,152 15,010 40 0 368,202 29,807,260 30,568,417
    1992 267,999 15,010 255 0 283,264 31,559,450 32,257,616
    1993 443,730 14,005 20 0 457,755 28,411,750 31,295,256
    1994 398,600 30,400 0 0 429,000 29,334,790 30,121,440
    1995 400,101 20,000 0 0 420,101 29,237,737 30,037,202
    1996 284,316 105,401 0 0 389,717 24,686,339 26,704,543
    1997 259,579 117,901 0 0 377,480 41,199,962 21,305,790
    1998 203,951 56,301 0 0 260,252 12,202,700 13,761,400
    1999 168,000 47,401 0 0 215,401 8,738,950 9,791,000
    2000 29,302 43,616 0 0 72,918 4,824,267 5,600,469
    2001 546,649 7,568 0 0 554,217 2,936,891 3,742,702
    2002 572,056 10,016 0 0 582,072 2,774,818 3,685,503
    "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: CNA HOLDINGS INC.
    Mailing Address: HWY. 198, SHELBY, NC 28150
    Public Contact: JOHN GROVES
    Phone: (704) 480-4980
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: CELANESE AMERICAS CORP.
    Latitude: 35.1875
    Longitude: -81.51028
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Superfund report for this facility
    • 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

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