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Environmental Release Report: MORTON INTL. 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 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 129
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 6,105
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,930
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 4,207
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 115
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,406
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 6,137
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 6,172
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 2
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 6,196
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 29
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 6,073
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 6,166
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 6,143

    *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 52,150 0 0 0 52,150 0 NA
    1989 34,700 0 0 0 34,700 0 NA
    1990 41,851 0 0 0 41,851 0 NA
    1991 47,350 0 0 0 47,350 960,500 975,670
    1992 46,150 0 0 0 46,150 1,114,900 1,164,600
    1993 47,750 0 0 0 47,750 808,800 855,899
    1994 44,400 0 0 0 44,400 735,000 779,133
    1995 12,756 0 0 0 12,756 375,481 388,237
    1996 5,967 0 0 0 5,967 237,638 243,605
    1997 5,876 0 0 0 5,876 759,600 635,697
    1998 5,491 0 0 0 5,491 554,606 875,986
    1999 5,817 0 0 0 5,817 427,148 786,665
    2000 11,055 0 0 0 11,055 686,041 1,096,178
    2001 5,511 0 0 0 5,511 529,908 918,230
    2002 6,197 0 0 0 6,197 595,329 992,147
    "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: MORTON INTL. INC.
    Mailing Address: 10 S. ELECTRIC ST., WEST ALEXANDRIA, OH 45381
    Public Contact: JOHN BIELAS
    Phone: (937) 839-1311
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: ROHM & HAAS CO.
    Latitude: 39.74309
    Longitude: -84.52629
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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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