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Environmental Release Report: BAYER CROPSCIENCE
 
 
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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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:METHYL BROMIDE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHLOROFORM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:METHYL BROMIDE
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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 2,780 75
    Suspected Carcinogens 2 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 11,943 65
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 7,496 23
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 4,886 8
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 3,565 48
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 16,000 138
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 12,355 56
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 25,509 2,664
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 11,858
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 13,646 2,681
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 916
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 9,941 2,656
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 25,499 2,631
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 22,949 2,631

    *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 197,445 38,427 110 0 235,982 835 NA
    1989 149,969 26,906 87 0 176,962 447 NA
    1990 163,721 190,042 2 0 353,765 253 NA
    1991 156,325 75,508 559 0 232,392 217 3,004,742
    1992 75,761 44,690 36 0 120,487 274 2,742,402
    1993 36,130 27,401 20 0 63,551 117 2,600,130
    1994 33,035 48,944 4 0 81,983 209 2,975,962
    1995 96,557 15,967 20 0 112,544 1,039 3,435,228
    1996 31,139 14,309 433 0 45,881 1,029 3,117,079
    1997 44,504 16,579 9 0 61,092 3,476 59,973,982
    1998 56,731 14,871 8 0 71,610 20,959 9,212,534
    1999 45,317 15,718 3 0 61,038 347,903 30,988,570
    2000 48,802 8,793 0 0 57,595 26,059 41,832,859
    2001 32,939 7,763 0 0 40,702 21,444 38,653,511
    2002 25,513 2,729 0 0 28,242 13,456 30,563,961
    "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: BAYER CROPSCIENCE
    Mailing Address: 8400 HAWTHORN RD., KANSAS CITY, MO 64120
    Public Contact: PATRICK RAGAN
    Phone: (816) 242-2000
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: BAYER CROPSCIENCE HOLDING INC.
    Latitude: 39.1213
    Longitude: -94.48679
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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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