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Environmental Release Report: SUN CHEMICAL 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
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER 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)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 640
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 580
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 620
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 580
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 580
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 40
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 60

    *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 1,765 0 0 0 1,765 40,931 NA
    1989 2,500 0 0 0 2,500 53,300 NA
    1990 4,750 0 0 0 4,750 53,160 NA
    1991 2,500 0 0 0 2,500 81,480 5,084,900
    1992 2,500 0 0 0 2,500 45,920 4,749,500
    1993 2,000 0 0 0 2,000 60,450 6,863,220
    1994 2,750 0 0 0 2,750 55,600 7,758,850
    1995 2,010 0 0 0 2,010 281,250 332,010
    1996 2,345 0 0 0 2,345 279,195 336,460
    1997 1,940 0 0 0 1,940 325,340 390,260
    1998 1,640 0 0 0 1,640 316,300 377,690
    1999 1,540 0 0 0 1,540 291,790 348,090
    2000 1,122 0 0 0 1,122 330,902 383,422
    2001 710 0 0 0 710 259,975 305,705
    2002 740 0 0 0 740 264,752 396,933
    "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: SUN CHEMICAL CORP.
    Mailing Address: 4526 CHICKERING AVE., CINCINNATI, OH 45232
    Public Contact: DENNIS MORRISON
    Phone: (513) 681-5950
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: DIC AMERICAS INC.
    Latitude: 39.17379
    Longitude: -84.51009
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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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