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Environmental Release Report: AMERICAN SYNTHETIC RUBBER CO. L.L.C.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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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 Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:1,3-BUTADIENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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 101,170
    Suspected Carcinogens 20,269
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 864,739
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 842,162
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 22,577
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 20,267
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 780,542
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 761,327
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 883,932
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 25,695
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 864,739
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 101,160
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 763,577
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 888,087
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 888,087

    *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 5,181,137 55 250 0 5,181,442 44,088 NA
    1989 5,418,775 387 0 0 5,419,162 24,168 NA
    1990 5,290,516 381 0 0 5,290,897 1,300 NA
    1991 4,751,700 3 0 0 4,751,703 27,660 8,345,195
    1992 4,620,595 0 0 0 4,620,595 98,060 10,463,345
    1993 2,001,122 0 0 0 2,001,122 20,979 9,755,969
    1994 2,963,602 0 0 0 2,963,602 52,880 30,788,002
    1995 1,604,710 520 0 0 1,605,230 227,179 2,664,252
    1996 1,371,010 0 0 0 1,371,010 32,770 1,858,655
    1997 3,191,310 0 0 0 3,191,310 73,340 3,728,405
    1998 864,850 0 0 0 864,850 25,700 1,397,345
    1999 1,111,170 0 750 0 1,111,920 19,400 12,941,675
    2000 1,157,404 0 250 0 1,157,654 27,627 11,764,536
    2001 970,174 0 1 0 970,175 91,898 8,550,821
    2002 888,149 0 0 0 888,149 8,240 7,624,767
    "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: AMERICAN SYNTHETIC RUBBER CO. L.L.C.
    Mailing Address: 4500 CAMPGROUND RD., LOUISVILLE, KY 40216
    Public Contact: JIM CROWLEY
    Phone: (502) 449-8398
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: MICHELIN CORP.
    Latitude: 38.20935
    Longitude: -85.84405
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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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