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Environmental Release Report: RHODIA 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
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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 2,340
    Suspected Carcinogens 2
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,538
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 4,004
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 171
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 4,076
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 6,355
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 6,551
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 195
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 7,896
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 171
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 177
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 8,091
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 7,920

    *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 8,409 0 0 0 8,409 7,287 NA
    1989 10,650 0 0 0 10,650 24,847 NA
    1990 4,227 0 0 0 4,227 27,552 NA
    1991 852 0 0 0 852 6,475 318,727
    1992 526 0 0 0 526 8,695 455,039
    1993 429 0 0 0 429 34,840 281,289
    1994 585 0 0 0 585 8,350 220,274
    1995 150 0 0 0 150 5,610 22,655
    1996 1,582 0 0 0 1,582 9,455 24,290
    1997 13,959 0 0 0 13,959 104,001 120,547
    1998 17,614 0 0 0 17,614 36,402 237,085
    1999 18,428 0 0 0 18,428 20,090 201,158
    2000 20,842 0 0 0 20,842 22,095 191,824
    2001 11,931 0 0 0 11,931 22,404 163,406
    2002 8,091 0 0 0 8,091 16,382 136,798
    "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: RHODIA INC.
    Mailing Address: 577 BANKHEAD HWY., WINDER, GA 30203
    Public Contact: BRADLEY J. BALINT
    Phone: (770) 867-2100
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: RHODIA
    Latitude: 33.99268
    Longitude: -83.76138
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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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