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Environmental Release Report: AKZO NOBEL FUNCTIONAL CHEMICALS L.L.C.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
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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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:CARBON DISULFIDE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 39,301 2
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 39,000 2
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 39,000 2
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 301
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 39,130 2
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 16,002
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 39,301 2
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 39,000 2
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 55,303 2
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 55,303 2

    *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 1,847,900 19,800 250 0 1,867,950 151,000 NA
    1989 1,814,550 1,751 250 0 1,816,551 1,250 NA
    1990 880,905 1,021 7,950 0 889,876 6,500 NA
    1991 514,972 1,199 1 0 516,172 175,607 922,634
    1992 90,338 38 0 0 90,376 130,031 265,360
    1993 112,544 45 0 0 112,589 120,320 326,570
    1994 124,351 41 0 0 124,392 110,685 456,960
    1995 171,487 9 0 0 171,496 151,127 259,130
    1996 134,367 7 0 0 134,374 140,790 245,560
    1997 62,615 14 0 0 62,629 361,920 267,343
    1998 61,773 15 0 0 61,788 141,000 236,600
    1999 66,878 10 0 0 66,888 88,230 189,590
    2000 54,562 1 0 0 54,563 73,100 156,070
    2001 47,093 3 0 0 47,096 51,450 128,210
    2002 55,303 2 0 0 55,305 32,150 137,130
    "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: AKZO NOBEL FUNCTIONAL CHEMICALS L.L.C.
    Mailing Address: 13440 HWY. 43 N., AXIS, AL 36505
    Public Contact: MARSAHALL RAINWATERS
    Phone: (251) 675-1310
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: AKZO NOBEL FUNCTIONAL CHEMICALS L.L.C.
    Latitude: 30.96944
    Longitude: -88.02139
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Superfund report for this facility
    • 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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