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Environmental Release Report: SARTOMER CO. 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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:ZINC 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)
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 109,000
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,000 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 109,000
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 109,000
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 110,000 5
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 500

    *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 500 0 0 0 500 250 NA
    1989 500 0 0 0 500 500 NA
    1990 500 0 0 0 500 1,000 NA
    1991 500 0 0 0 500 510 990
    1992 500 0 0 0 500 510 990
    1993 500 0 0 0 500 510 1,164
    1994 1,000 5 0 0 1,005 20 900
    1995 164,510 5 0 0 164,515 765 5,461,025
    1996 160,118 5 0 0 160,123 750 5,460,920
    1997 134,000 5 0 0 134,005 501 131,280
    1998 117,000 5 0 0 117,005 506 121,550
    1999 128,000 5 0 0 128,005 6,411 137,470
    2000 103,000 5 0 0 103,005 13,555 114,165
    2001 156,000 5 0 0 156,005 9,085 160,090
    2002 110,000 5 0 0 110,005 10,395 121,700
    "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: SARTOMER CO. INC.
    Mailing Address: HWY. 17 S., CHATOM, AL 36518
    Public Contact: NICHOLAS P. TRAINER
    Phone: (610) 363-4110
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: TFE HOLDINGS USA INC.
    Latitude: 31.45553
    Longitude: -88.25811
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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

    Scorecard's report for WASHINGTON County on:

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