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Environmental Release Report: OMNOVA SOLUTIONS 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:ETHYL ACRYLATE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:FORMALDEHYDE
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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 924
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,322
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 927
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,384
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 651
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,960
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,108
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,157
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 4,791
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,982
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,219
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 4,219

    *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 14,902 0 0 0 14,902 119,059 NA
    1989 11,848 0 0 0 11,848 21,036 NA
    1990 9,386 0 0 0 9,386 57,918 NA
    1991 7,637 0 0 0 7,637 78,715 24,559
    1992 6,849 0 0 0 6,849 58,135 74,745
    1993 5,397 0 0 0 5,397 41,184 53,876
    1994 2,927 0 0 0 2,927 58,517 72,451
    1995 1,656 0 0 0 1,656 3,240 10,162
    1996 2,206 0 0 0 2,206 27,085 31,958
    1997 2,587 10 0 0 2,597 84,218 50,793
    1998 2,459 0 0 0 2,459 39,213 43,944
    1999 2,721 0 0 0 2,721 56,339 61,388
    2000 2,503 0 0 0 2,503 112,065 74,617
    2001 2,503 0 0 0 2,503 38,772 43,011
    2002 5,182 0 0 0 5,182 69,765 76,938
    "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: OMNOVA SOLUTIONS INC.
    Mailing Address: 1455 J. A. COCHRAN BY-PASS, CHESTER, SC 29706
    Public Contact: DANIEL T. FLINT
    Phone: (803) 377-2397
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: OMNOVA SOLUTIONS INC.
    Latitude: 34.70288
    Longitude: -81.20375
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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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