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Environmental Release Report: DREXEL CHEMICAL CO.
 
 
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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:MALATHION
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER COMPOUNDS
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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 6 5
    Suspected Carcinogens 10 10
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 34 30
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 33 30
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 17 15
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 18 15
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 31 20
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 40 35
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 5 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 45 40
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 30 25
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 43 30
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 40 35

    *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 1,000 500 1,000 0 2,500 0 NA
    1989 1,500 750 750 0 3,000 2,100 NA
    1990 2,505 1,255 1,250 0 5,010 1,250 NA
    1991 2,765 30 35 0 2,830 0 260
    1992 2,520 30 35 0 2,585 0 220
    1993 2,285 35 40 0 2,360 250 235
    1994 2,275 35 35 0 2,345 0 185
    1995 1,030 25 270 0 1,325 1,500 460
    1996 1,060 285 250 0 1,595 0 260
    1997 1,070 45 0 0 1,115 1,500 515
    1998 1,070 45 0 0 1,115 0 465
    1999 1,070 45 0 0 1,115 0 465
    2000 1,070 45 0 0 1,115 0 325
    2001 1,795 40 0 0 1,835 0 300
    2002 61 45 0 0 106 0 135
    "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: DREXEL CHEMICAL CO.
    Mailing Address: HWY. 280 E. CAPE RD., CORDELE, GA 31015
    Public Contact: RODNEY HOWARD
    Phone: (901) 774-4370
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: DREXEL CHEMICAL CO.
    Latitude: 31.9549
    Longitude: -83.7271
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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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