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Environmental Release Report: HELENA 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:DICOFOL
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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 749
    Suspected Carcinogens 7
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 614
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 520
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 72
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 29
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 773
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,231
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 795
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,325
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,231
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 835
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 795

    *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 627 0 0 0 627 0 NA
    1989 264 0 0 0 264 0 NA
    1990 201 0 0 0 201 0 NA
    1991 1,515 0 0 0 1,515 1,255 28,688
    1992 3,020 0 250 0 3,270 1,265 13,190
    1993 3,530 0 250 0 3,780 5,208 15,315
    1994 2,760 0 500 0 3,260 12,930 14,966
    1995 10,585 0 750 0 11,335 10,485 21,256
    1996 12,881 0 670 0 13,551 84,530 100,554
    1997 2,393 0 0 0 2,393 170,116 94,172
    1998 820 0 0 0 820 33,152 45,649
    1999 1,788 0 0 0 1,788 47,623 67,148
    2000 1,136 0 0 0 1,136 37,730 43,164
    2001 1,242 0 0 0 1,242 5,611 9,001
    2002 1,381 0 0 0 1,381 9,549 21,100
    "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: HELENA CHEMICAL CO.
    Mailing Address: 434 FENN RD., CORDELE, GA 31015
    Public Contact: BUDDY BRASWELL
    Phone: (901) 761-0050
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: HELENA CHEMICAL CO.
    Latitude: 32.02852
    Longitude: -83.82974
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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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