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Environmental Release Report: MORTON INTL. INC. ADVANCED MATERIALS
 
 
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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:SELENIUM 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)
    Suspected Carcinogens 20 .340
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 20 .340
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 107
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 20 .340
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 20 .340
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 20 .340
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 20 .340
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 20 .340
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 20 108
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 20 .340

    *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
    1989 500 500 0 0 1,000 41,750 NA
    1990 500 41 0 0 541 83,450 NA
    1991 265 255 0 0 520 85,757 86,306
    1992 350 39 3 0 392 16,113 16,341
    1993 258 131 0 0 389 14,875 15,160
    1994 264 137 0 0 401 18,773 19,200
    1995 196 64 0 0 260 13,400 13,300
    1996 172 810 0 0 982 264,600 265,000
    1997 172 78 0 0 250 82,564 41,300
    1998 172 57 0 0 229 39,844 39,900
    1999 192 108 0 0 300 71,951 77,417
    2000 192 12 0 0 204 142,395 142,395
    2001 20 6 0 0 26 100,236 100,260
    2002 20 108 0 0 128 0 18,332
    "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: MORTON INTL. INC. ADVANCED MATERIALS
    Mailing Address: HWY. 83 S. & 11911 ADVANCED MATERIALS DR., WEEKS ISLAND, LA 70560
    Public Contact: ROBERT GRAFF
    Phone: (337) 867-4263
    SIC Code: 38 Instruments And Related Products
    2002 Parent Company: MORTON INTL. INC.
    Latitude: 29.94976
    Longitude: -91.83792
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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

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