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Environmental Release Report: ENGELHARD CORP.
 
 
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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 Potential Human Health Risks
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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 500 250
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,000 265
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,010 255
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 510 250
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,000 755
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,500 505
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,010 5
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 20
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,510 10
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,510 255
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,530 1,020
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,030 515

    *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 13,833 0 0 0 13,833 909,781 NA
    1989 7,500 0 0 0 7,500 311,182 NA
    1990 2,600 0 0 0 2,600 283,145 NA
    1991 2,590 0 0 0 2,590 243,389 563,204
    1992 2,590 494 0 0 3,084 172,842 407,365
    1993 2,590 2,250 0 0 4,840 241,184 481,134
    1994 2,590 432 0 0 3,022 190,028 437,929
    1995 5,040 78 0 0 5,118 196,990 1,052,108
    1996 5,040 442 0 0 5,482 240,101 1,125,718
    1997 5,040 1,060 0 0 6,100 275,928 831,113
    1998 5,040 731 0 0 5,771 109,197 735,046
    1999 5,030 737 0 0 5,767 97,089 825,723
    2000 5,030 1,030 0 0 6,060 75,594 705,666
    2001 5,030 1,025 0 0 6,055 101,413 755,318
    2002 5,030 1,025 0 0 6,055 99,782 700,034
    "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: ENGELHARD CORP.
    Mailing Address: 120 PINE ST., ELYRIA, OH 44035
    Public Contact: RICHARD M. MIRTH
    Phone: (440) 329-2553
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: ENGELHARD CORP.
    Latitude: 41.36987
    Longitude: -82.10211
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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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