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Environmental Release Report: CABOT CORP. VILLE PLATTE PLANT
 
 
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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):
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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:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY
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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 .700
    Suspected Carcinogens 7 .870
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 97,082 .870
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 82,093
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 97,075
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 5
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 97,082 .870
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 130,380
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 82,089
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 14,994 .870
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 106,993 .870
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 120,476 .870

    *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 853,424 0 0 0 853,424 0 NA
    1989 736,851 0 0 0 736,851 0 NA
    1990 592,763 0 0 0 592,763 0 NA
    1991 793,200 0 0 0 793,200 0 1,618,768
    1992 3,676,100 0 0 0 3,676,100 0 5,250,700
    1993 4,416,847 0 0 0 4,416,847 0 6,049,900
    1994 5,245,700 0 0 0 5,245,700 0 7,185,700
    1995 4,204,100 0 0 0 4,204,100 0 5,614,200
    1996 3,935,400 0 0 0 3,935,400 0 5,265,700
    1997 209,000 0 0 0 209,000 0 7,293,400
    1998 152,000 0 0 0 152,000 0 8,917,300
    1999 151,054 0 0 0 151,054 0 8,041,642
    2000 152,546 0 0 0 152,546 345 9,091,213
    2001 140,882 0 0 0 140,883 394 8,394,697
    2002 130,387 .871 0 0 130,388 317 7,719,122
    "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: CABOT CORP. VILLE PLATTE PLANT
    Mailing Address: 2066 CABOT RD., VILLE PLATTE, LA 70586
    Public Contact: ED FORD
    Phone: (337) 360-2109
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: CABOT CORP.
    Latitude: 30.74833
    Longitude: -92.25111
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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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