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Environmental Release Report: CYTEC INDS. 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
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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 852
    Suspected Carcinogens 377
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 528
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,164
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 377
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 4,409
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,164
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,974
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,778
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,789
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 5,154
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5,907

    *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 112,532 0 0 0 112,532 1,228,673 NA
    1989 55,339 0 0 0 55,339 8,499 NA
    1990 55,125 0 0 0 55,125 5,229 NA
    1991 52,216 0 0 0 52,216 7,813 60,029
    1992 37,876 0 0 0 37,876 7,318 41,006
    1993 50,771 0 0 0 50,771 12,799 63,731
    1994 46,933 0 0 0 46,933 62,034 49,386
    1995 43,472 0 0 0 43,472 9,303 52,776
    1996 53,702 0 0 0 53,702 30,338 83,592
    1997 68,473 0 0 0 68,473 1,580 69,027
    1998 65,598 0 0 0 65,598 55,892 121,490
    1999 23,785 0 0 0 23,785 18,598 42,430
    2000 10,304 0 0 0 10,304 13,196 23,618
    2001 6,154 0 0 0 6,154 36,149 42,307
    2002 5,907 0 0 0 5,907 32,422 39,247
    "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: CYTEC INDS. INC.
    Mailing Address: CYANAMID RD., MOBILE, AL 36614
    Public Contact: JOSEPH P. BORODEN
    Phone: (251) 457-6601
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: CYTEC INDS. INC.
    Latitude: 30.74667
    Longitude: -88.05944
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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

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