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Environmental Release Report: DU PONT DELISLE PLANT
 
 
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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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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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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:1,1,1-TRIFLUORO-2,2-DICHLOROETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY 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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 91 164
    Suspected Carcinogens 56 40
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 37,348 186
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 4,353 60
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 84 100
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1 .100
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 519,491 394
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 37,341 316
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 552,294 86
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 599,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,737,342 190
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 43 60
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 4,435 230
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 636,587 480
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2,336,521 294

    *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 6,623,867 0 2,200,000 40,500,000 49,323,867 0 NA
    1989 5,788,507 710 0 37,000,000 42,789,217 20,000 NA
    1990 5,890,700 430 2,000 33,000,000 38,893,130 22,080 NA
    1991 6,158,313 0 520 41,000,000 47,158,833 30,635 50,915,038
    1992 3,943,210 0 420 52,000,000 55,943,630 17,000 62,540,600
    1993 2,875,670 0 64 56,000,000 58,875,734 0 66,364,800
    1994 2,925,987 0 160 57,000,000 59,926,147 23,000 65,639,147
    1995 1,953,250 0 0 0 1,953,250 20,000 6,883,250
    1996 2,000,360 0 4 0 2,000,364 17,000 8,627,364
    1997 1,980,820 0 0 8,448,000 10,428,820 36,000 18,366,820
    1998 1,957,716 0 0 6,880,000 8,837,716 18,000 18,265,716
    1999 1,777,936 827 31,989 8,235,100 10,045,852 21,097 17,766,949
    2000 2,193,501 2,333 46,113 12,557,081 14,799,029 17,257 23,416,286
    2001 2,126,894 866 700,344 11,035,253 13,863,356 18,432 24,501,789
    2002 2,347,687 890 931,609 11,614,190 14,894,376 15,300 23,639,705
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 .506 0 19,490 0 19,490 .041 19,490
    2001 .5115 0 18,200 0 18,200 .044 18,200
    2002 .511 0 20,080 0 20,080 0 20,080
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: DU PONT DELISLE PLANT
    Mailing Address: 7685 KILN-DELISLE RD., PASS CHRISTIAN, MS 39571
    Public Contact: DONALD DEES
    Phone: (228) 255-2231
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: E. I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS & CO. INC.
    Latitude: 30.38083
    Longitude: -89.30639
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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

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