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Environmental Release Report: OLIN CORP. MAIN PLANT FACILITY
 
 
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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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    *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:ARSENIC
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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 338 1,570
    Suspected Carcinogens 3
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 671 23,434
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 337 827
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 333 12,819
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 337 824
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 338 3,866
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 670 16,557
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 843 18,238
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 2,914
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 840 17,325
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 337 696
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 508 18,899
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 845 21,891
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 666 14,895

    *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 326,853 14,546 0 0 341,399 990,576 NA
    1989 336,524 15,770 0 0 352,294 416,216 NA
    1990 286,651 11,204 0 0 297,855 445,560 NA
    1991 197,003 10,713 0 0 207,716 1,273,892 1,489,246
    1992 94,889 21,966 0 0 116,855 1,593,072 1,748,420
    1993 33,279 23,941 0 0 57,220 1,716,134 1,794,133
    1994 27,470 23,982 0 0 51,452 2,065,311 2,136,639
    1995 29,869 21,750 0 0 51,619 1,373,658 1,462,371
    1996 170 4,690 0 0 4,860 53,650 63,550
    1997 7,597 11,633 0 0 19,230 1,877,110 986,972
    1998 9,897 11,893 0 0 21,790 693,487 746,908
    1999 1,007 33,540 0 0 34,547 572,217 743,284
    2000 1,247 41,708 0 0 42,955 775,651 968,511
    2001 836 27,948 0 0 28,784 821,910 808,078
    2002 845 28,157 0 0 29,002 671,586 858,782
    "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: OLIN CORP. MAIN PLANT FACILITY
    Mailing Address: 427 N. SHAMROCK ST., EAST ALTON, IL 62024
    Public Contact: ANN PIPKIN
    Phone: (618) 258-2913
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: OLIN CORP.
    Latitude: 38.88488
    Longitude: -90.11036
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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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