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Environmental Release Report: ENGELHARD CORP.
 
 
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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:NICKEL COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:NICKEL 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 500 250
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 750 255
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,000 255
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 500 250
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 44,174
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 44,674 5
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 45,174 255
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 45,174 255
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 44,674 250

    *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 2,250 250 0 0 2,500 0 NA
    1989 2,500 500 0 0 3,000 0 NA
    1990 0 20 0 0 20 0 NA
    1991 50 15 0 0 65 0 29,508
    1992 540 15 5 0 560 37,615 36,039
    1993 540 15 0 0 555 61,320 64,164
    1994 3,000 15 0 0 3,015 52,019 57,077
    1995 98,974 265 0 0 99,239 237,408 338,304
    1996 51,851 265 0 0 52,116 98,772 308,527
    1997 43,056 20 0 0 43,076 298,965 262,327
    1998 55,760 20 0 0 55,780 229,314 289,760
    1999 73,465 15 0 0 73,480 284,384 360,435
    2000 36,086 20 0 0 36,106 178,994 215,564
    2001 50,899 20 0 0 50,919 152,538 203,222
    2002 45,424 260 0 0 45,684 28,758 73,097
    "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: ENGELHARD CORP.
    Mailing Address: 9800 KELLNER RD., HUNTSVILLE, AL 35824
    Public Contact: BART FREEMAN
    Phone: (256) 464-6238
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: ENGELHARD CORP.
    Latitude: 34.65797
    Longitude: -86.74992
    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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