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Environmental Release Report: ROYSTER-CLARK 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
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1 40
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 771 153
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 771 153
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 770 153
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 770 153
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 770 153

    *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 3,850 750 0 0 4,600 500 NA
    1989 3,500 750 0 0 4,250 1,350 NA
    1990 3,500 750 0 0 4,250 1,450 NA
    1991 3,010 250 0 0 3,260 1,000 35,200
    1992 3,500 750 0 0 4,250 1,000 46,910
    1993 3,510 755 0 0 4,265 255 46,741
    1994 3,520 755 0 0 4,275 505 47,891
    1995 3,020 755 0 0 3,775 505 46,621
    1996 2,540 755 0 0 3,295 505 44,195
    1997 3,020 755 0 0 3,775 1,010 45,538
    1998 3,010 750 0 0 3,760 0 64,143
    1999 2,010 1,250 0 0 3,260 0 78,631
    2000 1,000 2,388 0 0 3,388 0 25,203
    2001 900 755 0 0 1,655 0 56,805
    2002 771 193 0 0 964 0 60,643
    "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: ROYSTER-CLARK INC.
    Mailing Address: 1 COMMERCE ST., FLORENCE, AL 35631
    Public Contact: J. BILLY PIRKLE
    Phone: (618) 346-7448
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: ROYSTER-CLARK INC.
    Latitude: 34.86103
    Longitude: -87.65125
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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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