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Environmental Release Report: BORDEN CHEMICAL
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    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:FORMALDEHYDE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:FORMALDEHYDE
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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 850
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 185
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 4,000
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 850
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 4,001
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 4,850
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 4,850
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,030
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,850
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 4,850

    *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 51,449 0 0 0 51,449 36,770 NA
    1989 32,438 0 0 0 32,438 51,190 NA
    1990 22,410 0 0 0 22,410 28,865 NA
    1991 23,675 0 0 0 23,675 24,495 104,780
    1992 19,911 0 0 0 19,911 26,024 518,431
    1993 23,341 0 0 0 23,341 22,132 281,020
    1994 26,515 0 0 0 26,515 11,459 308,592
    1995 11,640 0 0 0 11,640 11,172 288,547
    1996 5,065 0 0 0 5,065 11,864 286,144
    1997 4,975 0 0 0 4,975 11,523 288,634
    1998 4,819 0 0 0 4,819 8,891 289,486
    1999 4,242 0 0 0 4,242 33,250 305,038
    2000 5,687 0 0 0 5,687 54,707 304,757
    2001 4,509 0 0 0 4,509 33,814 268,770
    2002 4,853 0 0 0 4,853 19,399 282,568
    "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: BORDEN CHEMICAL
    Mailing Address: 2522 S. 24TH ST., SHEBOYGAN, WI 53081
    Public Contact: WILLIAM B. MINER
    Phone: (920) 458-5545
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: BORDEN INC.
    Latitude: 43.72824
    Longitude: -87.73736
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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

    Scorecard's report for SHEBOYGAN County on:

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