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Environmental Release Report: KERR-MCGEE CHEMICAL L.L.C. PIGMENT PLANT
 
 
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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:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD 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 .180 59
    Suspected Carcinogens 433
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 16,655 232
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 255 232
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 16,000
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 16,000
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,360 319
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 16,655 30,619
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,760 59
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 4,075
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 280,755 5,732
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .180 59
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 255 5,500
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 26,230 5,760
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 274,330 1,160

    *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 589,990 1,700 0 0 591,690 0 NA
    1989 573,810 1,907 0 0 575,717 0 NA
    1990 523,460 3,720 0 0 527,180 0 NA
    1991 176,037 1,950 7 0 177,994 0 3,519,000
    1992 208,422 170 0 0 208,592 0 4,122,878
    1993 177,982 150 0 0 178,132 0 3,631,500
    1994 58,663 183 0 0 58,846 0 2,873,700
    1995 69,782 150 0 0 69,932 0 2,964,400
    1996 13,779 0 0 0 13,779 0 419,900
    1997 119,715 0 0 0 119,715 0 3,177,800
    1998 252,386 0 0 0 252,386 0 3,429,000
    1999 469,202 0 0 0 469,202 0 3,317,200
    2000 232,466 0 1 0 232,467 0 1,827,224
    2001 224,530 43,900 3,024,501 0 3,292,931 1,500 11,762,866
    2002 290,330 37,192 3,534,361 0 3,861,883 4,000 8,805,466
    "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 .2 0 272 0 272 0 272
    2001 .2 0 263 0 263 0 263
    2002 .2 0 298 0 298 0 298
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: KERR-MCGEE CHEMICAL L.L.C. PIGMENT PLANT
    Mailing Address: 40034 KERR-MCGEE RD., HAMILTON, MS 39746
    Public Contact: JIM PRITCHETT
    Phone: (662) 343-8311
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: KERR-MCGEE CORP.
    Latitude: 33.72803
    Longitude: -88.44819
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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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