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Environmental Release Report: ATOFINA CHEMICALS INC.
 
 
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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:1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:TRICHLOROETHYLENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE
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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 4,821 436
    Suspected Carcinogens 26,846 134
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 451,165 836
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 43,821 442
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 23,120 2
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 28,820 456
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 28,421 121
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 54,866 112
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 28,100
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 225,122 433
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 25,521 442
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 56,566 575
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 54,866 581

    *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 59,598 53,316 0 0 112,914 18,800 NA
    1989 53,795 39,892 0 0 93,687 10,920 NA
    1990 45,489 11,820 0 0 57,309 8,710 NA
    1991 182,447 28,017 0 0 210,464 6,056 36,300,320
    1992 126,672 12,813 0 0 139,485 1,013 11,778,204
    1993 92,770 1,416 0 0 94,186 6,700 90,902,090
    1994 1,475,615 24,485 0 0 1,500,100 46,510 17,562,375
    1995 3,080,429 2,247 0 0 3,082,676 291,029 13,333,923
    1996 2,269,698 26,185 0 0 2,295,883 484,312 11,731,315
    1997 1,200,565 1,584 0 0 1,202,149 1,936,636 16,069,278
    1998 748,820 1,287 0 0 750,107 582,106 12,394,013
    1999 511,213 1,688 0 0 512,901 1,108,088 8,608,880
    2000 619,243 1,738 0 0 620,981 1,344,977 11,256,881
    2001 646,853 1,263 0 0 648,116 1,097,300 19,187,232
    2002 518,128 995 0 0 519,123 34,896 8,864,101
    "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: ATOFINA CHEMICALS INC.
    Mailing Address: 4444 INDUSTRIAL PKY., CALVERT CITY, KY 42029
    Public Contact: JEFF HALL
    Phone: (270) 395-6364
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: ATOFINA DELAWARE INC.
    Latitude: 37.0172
    Longitude: -88.3727
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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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