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Environmental Release Report: DYNEA USA 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:FORMALDEHYDE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:FORMALDEHYDE
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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 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 300 5
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 4,650 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 510 5
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 4,650 10
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 5,650 15
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 5,660 15
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,300 10
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 5,660 15
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5,660 15

    *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 376,600 945 0 0 377,545 1,000 NA
    1989 379,300 680 0 0 379,980 750 NA
    1990 127,420 354 0 0 127,774 15 NA
    1991 213,620 99 0 0 213,719 10 919,632
    1992 236,830 99 0 0 236,929 20 858,863
    1993 236,320 99 0 0 236,419 15 384,157
    1994 236,520 99 0 0 236,619 30 384,557
    1995 250,510 99 0 0 250,609 10 385,515
    1996 110,722 99 0 0 110,821 15 363,012
    1997 7,460 92 0 0 7,552 30 334,610
    1999 6,634 23 0 0 6,657 15 357,600
    2000 7,911 0 0 0 7,911 30 380,480
    2001 4,650 15 10 0 4,675 10 341,336
    2002 5,660 15 255 0 5,930 260 450,810
    "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: DYNEA USA INC.
    Mailing Address: 14139 U.S. 84, RIVER FALLS, AL 36476
    Public Contact: STEVE JIMMERSON
    Phone: (334) 222-7581
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: DYNEA CHEMICALS HOLDING INC.
    Latitude: 31.34194
    Longitude: -86.52417
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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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