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Environmental Release Report: KEMIRA CHEMICALS 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:ACRYLIC ACID
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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 755
    Suspected Carcinogens 500
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,966
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,966
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 755
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,731
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,721
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,976
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 3,731
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2,221
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,486
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 4,486

    *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 5,847 0 0 0 5,847 0 NA
    1989 8,659 0 0 0 8,659 0 NA
    1990 7,658 0 0 0 7,658 298 NA
    1991 8,021 0 0 0 8,021 187,712 492,208
    1992 9,122 0 0 0 9,122 289,006 437,774
    1993 18,856 0 0 0 18,856 355,652 512,996
    1994 13,687 0 0 0 13,687 438,710 659,551
    1995 11,396 0 0 0 11,396 354,955 557,790
    1996 8,538 0 0 0 8,538 279,361 433,373
    1997 3,284 0 0 0 3,284 192,048 275,958
    1998 3,588 0 0 0 3,588 97,525 294,026
    1999 5,589 0 0 0 5,589 51,905 231,235
    2000 5,629 0 0 0 5,629 7,998 194,327
    2001 4,574 0 0 0 4,574 3,585 138,509
    2002 4,486 0 0 0 4,486 4,169 141,794
    "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: KEMIRA CHEMICALS INC.
    Mailing Address: 1525 CHURCH ST. EXTENSION, MARIETTA, GA 30060
    Public Contact: CECILE OGDEN
    Phone: (678) 819-4517
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: KEMIRA CHEMICALS INC.
    Latitude: 33.98006
    Longitude: -84.56567
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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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