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Environmental Release Report: MISSISSIPPI PHOSPHATES CORP.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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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:AMMONIA
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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 Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5,069 2,167
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 4,880 1,806
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 189 361
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 938,909 93,915
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 103,860 1,806
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 938,909 93,915
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 938,720 93,554
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,037,889 93,915
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,037,889 93,915

    *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 68,689 0 0 0 68,689 0 NA
    1989 129,005 0 0 0 129,005 0 NA
    1990 99,507 505 0 0 100,012 0 NA
    1991 75,761 750 0 0 76,511 0 42,381,286
    1992 227,274 12,376 120,367 0 360,017 0 82,171,447
    1993 112,288 7,418 127,683 0 247,389 0 77,747,521
    1994 95,742 6,550 131,016 0 233,308 0 108,177,957
    1995 136,571 11,752 149,486 0 297,809 22 133,806,563
    1996 109,586 11,711 164,996 0 286,293 25 119,271,831
    1997 150,486 48,559 223,712 0 422,757 29 139,327,391
    1998 275,669 196,012 194,188 0 665,869 65 178,218,754
    1999 107,952 5,710 3,662 0 117,324 66 6,938,575
    2000 405,759 5,600 2,867 0 414,226 46 5,226,391
    2001 1,265,753 10,379 2,391 0 1,278,523 87,685 8,488,708
    2002 1,037,889 93,915 5,575 0 1,137,379 18 9,147,997
    "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: MISSISSIPPI PHOSPHATES CORP.
    Mailing Address: 601 HWY. 611, PASCAGOULA, MS 39567
    Public Contact: JIMMIE F. SMITH
    Phone: (228) 712-3347
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: MISSISSIPPI CHEMICAL CORP.
    Latitude: 30.34972
    Longitude: -88.50194
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  • Links

    • 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

    Scorecard's report for JACKSON County on:

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