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Environmental Release Report: DAIKIN AMERICA 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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:VINYL CHLORIDE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:VINYL CHLORIDE
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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 3,078 250
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 56,957 250
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 57,457 250
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 53,884 250
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 54,384 250
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,828 250
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 250
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 57,457 250
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 3,328 250
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 57,457 250
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,573

    *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
    1993 505 0 0 0 505 0 1,577,068
    1994 27,605 250 0 0 27,855 23,250 14,226,450
    1995 26,755 250 0 0 27,005 37,000 2,664,230
    1996 27,160 250 0 0 27,410 40,950 3,531,584
    1997 24,760 250 0 0 25,010 48,260 3,758,110
    1998 33,005 250 0 0 33,255 51,225 3,803,154
    1999 30,005 250 0 0 30,255 33,295 2,847,070
    2000 80,760 250 0 0 81,010 95,065 4,363,490
    2001 68,160 250 0 0 68,410 131,950 3,816,510
    2002 57,707 250 0 0 57,957 77,105 6,371,318
    "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: DAIKIN AMERICA INC.
    Mailing Address: 905 STATE DOCKS RD., DECATUR, AL 35601
    Public Contact: RAYMON B. SUTTON
    Phone: (256) 306-5000
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 34.63017
    Longitude: -87.0385
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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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