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Environmental Release Report: NUFARM SPECIALTY PRODS. 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:CHLOROETHANE
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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 7,825
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 7,034
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 20,481
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,805
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 13,954
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 22,001 280
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 5,562
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 22,001 280
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2,027 280
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 16,439 280
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 16,439 280

    *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 16,531 31,010 0 0 47,541 2,373,096 NA
    1989 26,800 12,416 680 0 39,896 682,427 NA
    1990 31,496 4,785 1,200 0 37,481 558,125 NA
    1991 14,164 23,713 0 0 37,877 276,323 6,022,416
    1992 34,181 3,214 0 0 37,395 373,030 3,982,504
    1993 37,947 3,102 0 0 41,049 626,403 13,328,887
    1994 35,181 842 0 0 36,023 579,194 13,199,369
    1995 61,862 585 0 0 62,447 719,162 1,127,140
    1996 59,198 4,935 0 0 64,133 727,048 1,176,786
    1997 52,997 0 0 0 52,997 1,576,440 1,100,534
    1998 51,375 2,000 0 0 53,375 450,664 729,421
    1999 29,481 1,100 0 0 30,581 765,878 894,015
    2000 29,948 1,700 0 0 31,648 713,912 958,335
    2001 32,567 1,100 0 0 33,667 709,236 873,403
    2002 22,001 280 0 0 22,281 655,720 896,001
    "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: NUFARM SPECIALTY PRODS. INC.
    Mailing Address: 23 JOHN MEEKS WAY, LOBECO, SC 29931
    Public Contact: LAURA FOW
    Phone: (843) 846-8171
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NUFARM
    Latitude: 32.50194
    Longitude: -80.725
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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.
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