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Environmental Release Report: ENGELHARD CORP.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
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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:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY
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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 88 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,764 49
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 13 .400
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 76 4
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 8
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,449 1
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,775 4
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 4,356 7
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 1,360
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,996 7
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 12 .400
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,378 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,857 9
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 4,777 5

    *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 20,525 0 0 0 20,525 263,155 NA
    1989 7,245 0 0 0 7,245 39,865 NA
    1990 6,209 0 0 0 6,209 27,360 NA
    1991 5,855 0 0 0 5,855 45,205 1,116,809
    1992 7,029 22 0 0 7,051 25,348 1,381,740
    1993 12,770 71 0 0 12,841 26,818 1,524,313
    1994 8,113 32 0 0 8,145 25,837 1,688,878
    1995 4,574 102 0 0 4,676 16,770 1,680,964
    1996 5,260 62 0 0 5,322 47,061 1,811,930
    1997 5,207 91 0 0 5,298 108,054 666,676
    1998 5,415 110 0 0 5,525 81,693 698,512
    1999 5,621 99 0 0 5,720 136,966 773,109
    2000 5,016 28 0 0 5,044 154,236 750,784
    2001 3,697 57 0 0 3,754 179,546 787,593
    2002 4,869 54 0 0 4,923 222,158 729,134
    "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: ENGELHARD CORP.
    Mailing Address: 554 ENGELHARD DR., SENECA, SC 29678
    Public Contact: RUEL CHEATHAM
    Phone: (864) 882-9841
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: ENGELHARD CORP.
    Latitude: 34.6394
    Longitude: -82.96434
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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

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