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Environmental Release Report: SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION 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:PERMETHRIN
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:PHOSGENE
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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 363 6,026
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,890 1,155
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 24,663 131,834
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 3,691 103
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 24,634 2,140
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,185 80
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 24,904 4,593
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 26,852 2,065
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 40,699 3,318
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 11,308
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 29,503 6,831
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 26,001 371
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 38,993 6,653
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 29,467 6,563

    *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 52,755 46 0 6,056,404 6,109,205 897,802 NA
    1989 46,575 64 0 7,599,854 7,646,493 635,548 NA
    1990 43,101 64 0 6,293,848 6,337,013 626,689 NA
    1991 58,967 74 0 7,982,277 8,041,318 500,512 168,243,408
    1992 34,648 74 0 6,269,383 6,304,105 569,457 215,315,405
    1993 43,692 34 0 145,600 189,326 2,419,928 255,102,017
    1994 64,782 9,125 0 0 73,907 1,057,559 220,466,484
    1995 48,909 4,949 0 0 53,858 548,857 16,533,603
    1997 55,471 4,025 0 0 59,496 2,947,470 5,138,541
    1998 66,405 5,801 0 0 72,206 936,032 4,978,468
    1999 50,477 8,375 0 0 58,852 802,425 5,279,264
    2000 56,716 277,690 0 0 334,406 1,266,523 6,009,000
    2001 33,736 109,949 0 0 143,685 1,538,550 5,687,117
    2002 41,895 145,390 0 0 187,285 899,908 6,046,154
    "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: SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION INC.
    Mailing Address: 13500 U.S. HWY. 43 N., BUCKS, AL 36512
    Public Contact: STEPHEN E. LEDOUX
    Phone: (251) 675-0950
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: SYNGENTA AG
    Latitude: 30.97417
    Longitude: -88.02194
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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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