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Environmental Release Report: BASF CORP. HANNIBAL PL ANT
 
 
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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 Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:1,2-DICHLOROETHANE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 30,731 178
    Suspected Carcinogens 36 4
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 66,181 250,213
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 12,226 10
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 54,630 83
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 4,921 134
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 87,191 25
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 67,736 208
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 126,627 1,927
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 100,660 10
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 73,936 1,943
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 71
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 63,170 1,898
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 168,710 1,938
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 164,815 1,808

    *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 87,750 165,500 4,000 250 257,500 0 NA
    1989 182,750 58,424 18,250 0 259,424 0 NA
    1990 169,740 22,100 7,430 0 199,270 0 NA
    1991 167,915 25,540 12,569 0 206,024 0 10,517,782
    1992 514,565 7,767 8,736 0 531,068 500 15,222,697
    1993 508,370 3,902 1,555 0 513,827 0 10,989,280
    1994 375,570 12,540 1,300 0 389,410 28,442 14,787,347
    1995 205,585 73,500 2,785 0 281,870 0 15,539,560
    1996 204,242 22,727 973 0 227,942 2,447 13,276,650
    1997 184,865 17,410 95 0 202,370 3,102 13,060,440
    1998 156,695 18,927 90 0 175,712 82,444 11,677,345
    1999 141,415 371,793 85 0 513,293 32,215 12,296,980
    2000 120,418 182,075 76 0 302,569 405 5,511,535
    2001 225,767 543,902 623 0 770,292 20,258 15,808,240
    2002 174,237 251,957 1,153 0 427,347 15,264 12,453,807
    "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
    2001 .11 0 0 0 .11 0 .11
    2002 .1 0 0 0 .1 0 .1
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: BASF CORP. HANNIBAL PL ANT
    Mailing Address: 3150 HWY. JJ, PALMYRA, MO 63461
    Public Contact: J. BRAD WILLETT
    Phone: (573) 769-8500
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: BASF CORP.
    Latitude: 39.83441
    Longitude: -91.43618
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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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