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Environmental Release Report: PCS NITROGEN FERTILIZER L.P.
 
 
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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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:AMMONIA
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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 .008
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 232,415
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 193,047 47,838
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 193,047 47,838
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,576,017 70,239
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,576,017 70,239
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,382,970 22,401
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,577,090 70,239
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,577,090 70,239

    *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 1,241,150 1,235,000 0 0 2,476,150 0 NA
    1989 847,913 912,380 0 0 1,760,293 0 NA
    1990 1,013,630 896,100 0 0 1,909,730 0 NA
    1991 1,597,555 1,220,600 0 0 2,818,155 0 2,819,455
    1992 1,393,545 1,089,900 0 0 2,483,445 0 2,483,445
    1993 1,523,990 722,700 2,655 0 2,249,345 66,030 2,315,375
    1994 1,675,610 416,780 70 0 2,092,460 46,700 2,092,660
    1995 1,596,690 337,013 0 0 1,933,703 0 1,807,290
    1996 1,452,925 388,200 120 0 1,841,245 126,400 1,967,645
    1997 1,614,423 290,500 0 0 1,904,923 0 1,904,923
    1998 1,600,126 374,600 0 0 1,974,726 0 1,974,726
    1999 1,512,820 283,400 0 0 1,796,220 0 1,796,320
    2000 1,616,407 274,254 0 0 1,890,661 875 1,891,832
    2001 1,790,187 230,005 4,743 0 2,024,935 29,186 2,228,274
    2002 1,577,090 302,654 0 0 1,879,744 6,796 1,886,542
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 0 2.92 0 0 2.92 0 2.92
    2001 0 2.97 0 0 2.97 0 2.97
    2002 0 3.46 0 0 3.46 0 3.46
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: PCS NITROGEN FERTILIZER L.P.
    Mailing Address: 23 COLUMBIA NITROGEN RD., AUGUSTA, GA 30901
    Public Contact: CHUCK WILLIAMS
    Phone: (706) 849-6329
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: PCS NITROGEN INC.
    Latitude: 33.45416
    Longitude: -81.92881
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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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