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Environmental Release Report: BAYER PORT PLASTICS
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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 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:ACRYLONITRILE
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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 21,014 47
    Suspected Carcinogens 44,300 9
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 67,714 24,466
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 4,314 24
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 63,400 442
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 44,300 9
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 131,144 32
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 46,764 419
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 137,714 26,466
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 70,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 67,714 26,466
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 4,314 24
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 63,400 26,442
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 137,730 26,466
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 137,730 26,466

    *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
    1997 202,772 71,365 0 0 274,137 267,636 5,043,256
    1998 169,479 77,239 0 0 246,718 48,008 2,418,685
    1999 213,029 32,342 0 0 245,371 129,576 4,095,527
    2000 198,296 49,302 0 0 247,598 147,279 3,906,027
    2001 179,031 100,195 0 0 279,226 67,973 4,445,856
    2002 137,794 50,466 0 0 188,260 47,206 4,503,204
    "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: BAYER PORT PLASTICS
    Mailing Address: 356 THREE RIVERS PKY., ADDYSTON, OH 45001
    Public Contact: DUANE R. DAY
    Phone: (513) 467-2217
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: BAYER CORP.
    Latitude: 39.14218
    Longitude: -84.72245
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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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