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Environmental Release Report: CYTEC INDS. 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
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:ACRYLAMIDE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:CHLOROMETHANE
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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 7,305
    Suspected Carcinogens 3,640
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 7,920
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 3,640
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 6,610
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 100
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 11,465
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 10,350
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 21,664
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 21,744
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 100
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 10,854
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 21,704
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 21,784

    *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 81,700 0 0 0 81,700 787,530 NA
    1989 80,200 0 0 0 80,200 1,671,003 NA
    1990 78,465 0 6,550 0 85,015 1,476,440 NA
    1991 78,865 0 1,771 0 80,636 811,256 1,525,649
    1992 99,910 0 0 0 99,910 718,313 1,993,100
    1993 98,455 0 0 0 98,455 922,731 2,301,562
    1994 179,455 0 0 0 179,455 921,695 2,615,297
    1995 91,960 0 17,889 0 109,849 639,308 2,040,859
    1996 19,774 0 0 0 19,774 752,711 1,822,813
    1997 31,225 0 0 0 31,225 579,968 2,091,223
    1998 18,430 0 0 0 18,430 489,702 1,285,199
    1999 23,404 0 0 0 23,404 669,013 692,509
    2000 23,114 0 0 0 23,114 1,853,601 1,876,865
    2001 21,773 0 436 0 22,209 770,471 792,680
    2002 21,784 0 0 0 21,784 1,074,712 1,096,496
    "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: CYTEC INDS. INC.
    Mailing Address: 2715 MILLER RD., KALAMAZOO, MI 49001
    Public Contact: RICHARD MAXWELL
    Phone: (616) 385-1258
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: CYTEC INDS. INC.
    Latitude: 42.26642
    Longitude: -85.54593
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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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