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Environmental Release Report: ELEMENTIS SPECIALTIES 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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,688
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 79
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,596
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,675
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,675
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,688
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,688
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,675
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,688
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,688

    *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 7,650 0 0 0 7,650 20,020 NA
    1989 6,450 0 0 0 6,450 59,750 NA
    1990 2,728 0 0 0 2,728 27,341 NA
    1991 1,100 0 0 0 1,100 2,723 3,607
    1992 3,935 0 0 0 3,935 6,475 14,697
    1993 3,374 0 0 0 3,374 13,390 28,861
    1994 4,352 0 0 0 4,352 5,403 14,600
    1995 4,008 0 0 0 4,008 6,895 17,452
    1996 3,756 0 0 0 3,756 6,379 16,121
    1997 3,458 0 0 0 3,458 26,225 29,674
    1998 3,306 15 0 0 3,321 14,511 31,022
    1999 3,477 15 0 0 3,492 21,611 46,669
    2000 3,471 15 0 0 3,486 65,996 135,619
    2001 3,475 5 0 0 3,480 52,411 107,743
    2002 1,688 0 0 0 1,688 27,383 28,796
    "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: ELEMENTIS SPECIALTIES INC.
    Mailing Address: 5548 MANCHESTER AVE., SAINT LOUIS, MO 63110
    Public Contact: JEFF REHM
    Phone: (314) 644-9840
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: ELEMENTIS AMERICA INC.
    Latitude: 38.62351
    Longitude: -90.27837
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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

    Scorecard's report for ST. LOUIS (CITY) County on:

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