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Environmental Release Report: OLIN 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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:1,1-DIMETHYL HYDRAZINE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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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 10
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 22,709
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 15,568
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 15,568
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 16,073
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 7,141
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 22,709
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 22,709
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 7,141

    *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 2,139 1,074 0 0 3,213 213,500 NA
    1989 1,726 95 0 0 1,821 237,297 NA
    1990 935 0 0 0 935 374,312 NA
    1991 1,060 27 425 0 1,512 212,789 5,294,553
    1992 1,220 20 50 0 1,290 48,550 4,418,909
    1993 44 16 276 0 336 56,850 7,037,936
    1994 50 36 3 0 89 60,770 98,723
    1995 32 28 0 0 60 0 123,699
    1996 242 26 1 0 269 291 224,797
    1997 53 29 0 0 82 0 182,368
    1998 13,412 91 0 0 13,503 0 373,503
    1999 68 33 0 0 101 0 760,101
    2000 52 0 0 0 52 0 781,413
    2001 17,890 0 0 0 17,890 0 17,890
    2002 22,709 0 0 0 22,709 5,040 27,302
    "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: OLIN CORP.
    Mailing Address: INDUSTRIAL RD., MC INTOSH, AL 36553
    Public Contact: MARIE B. ODOM
    Phone: (251) 944-3350
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: OLIN CORP.
    Latitude: 31.26494
    Longitude: -88.00508
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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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