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Environmental Release Report: PREMCOR REFINING INC. LIMA REFY.
 
 
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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 developmental toxicants:
    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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 37,529 100
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 103,729 80,734
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 68,742 100
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 37,449
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 51,217 100
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 84,514 100
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 69,358 100
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 94,126 610
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 184,280
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 125,920 610
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 33,326 100
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 61,404 510
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 336,913 610
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 278,406 610

    *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 357,253 8,700 39,200 0 405,153 453,950 NA
    1989 335,553 6,250 35,750 0 377,553 32,400 NA
    1990 314,796 9,475 21,350 0 345,621 12,350 NA
    1991 254,558 10,560 440 0 265,558 18,986 4,311,588
    1992 219,144 4,400 0 0 223,544 6,583 5,759,988
    1993 213,678 4,300 0 0 217,978 1,455 5,738,625
    1994 186,017 3,900 0 0 189,917 26,996 5,745,497
    1995 149,891 96,470 0 0 246,361 65,073 12,073,504
    1996 145,000 98,600 0 0 243,600 97,521 7,970,756
    1997 130,541 92,500 0 0 223,041 132,676 5,837,411
    1998 60,260 92,500 0 0 152,760 1,390 5,367,110
    1999 151,593 81,350 0 0 232,943 49,782 5,005,741
    2000 117,352 74,803 0 0 192,155 85,795 4,697,234
    2001 165,734 76,790 0 0 242,524 66,955 4,643,363
    2002 346,395 81,244 0 0 427,639 59,189 4,620,098
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2002 .8 0 0 0 .8 0 .8
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: PREMCOR REFINING INC. LIMA REFY.
    Mailing Address: 1150 S. METCALF ST., LIMA, OH 45804
    Public Contact: DOUG LITSEY
    Phone: (419) 226-2551
    SIC Code: 29 Petroleum And Coal Products
    2002 Parent Company: PREMCOR REFINING GROUP INC.
    Latitude: 40.72341
    Longitude: -84.1133
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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

    Information about whether this facility is in compliance with applicable environmental laws is available from EPA's Sector Facility Indexing Project:

    Scorecard's report for ALLEN County on:
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