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Environmental Release Report: DREXEL CHEMICAL CO.
 
 
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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 10 5
    Suspected Carcinogens 30 20
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 36 25
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 10 5
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 67 20
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 30 15
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 15 10
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 67 15
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 87 30
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 87 30
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 16 10
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 62 15
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 67 15

    *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 5,950 2,000 2,500 0 10,450 0 NA
    1989 4,000 1,500 1,500 0 7,000 2,250 NA
    1990 5,510 2,255 1,275 0 9,040 1,275 NA
    1991 2,050 535 780 0 3,365 0 470
    1992 1,285 30 765 0 2,080 0 250
    1993 785 25 515 0 1,325 0 175
    1994 285 20 510 0 815 5 125
    1995 2,030 280 280 0 2,590 1,510 880
    1996 2,520 280 0 0 2,800 0 900
    1997 2,520 1,015 0 0 3,535 250 2,250
    1998 2,530 1,020 0 0 3,550 0 2,040
    1999 2,520 1,015 0 0 3,535 0 2,000
    2000 2,275 775 0 0 3,050 0 1,370
    2001 1,790 535 0 0 2,325 0 1,575
    2002 112 45 0 0 157 0 237
    "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: DREXEL CHEMICAL CO.
    Mailing Address: TUNICA INDUSTRIAL PARK P.O. BOX 1096, TUNICA, MS 38676
    Public Contact: RODNEY HOWARD
    Phone: (901) 774-4370
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: DREXEL CHEMICAL CO.
    Latitude: 34.65
    Longitude: -90.33333
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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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