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Environmental Release Report: CONOCOPHILLIPS LAKE CHARLES REFY.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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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:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY 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 16,510 711
    Suspected Carcinogens 658 464
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 52,102 226,413
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 19,961 201
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 46,882 4,103
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 10,404 167
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 33,106 8,648
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 37,915 4,336
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 51,063 6,961
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 553,168
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 87,327 6,730
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 7,074 133
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 50,309 3,303
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 689,592 15,042
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 604,319 7,227

    *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 371,149 3,422 0 0 374,571 1,125,600 NA
    1989 298,990 2,404 0 0 301,394 4,194 NA
    1990 367,646 2,401 0 0 370,047 484 NA
    1991 577,929 140,340 0 0 718,269 258,765 1,362,397
    1992 621,633 160,324 0 0 781,957 387,742 1,532,199
    1993 485,071 180,285 0 0 665,356 89,062 1,139,857
    1994 499,590 14,181 0 0 513,771 206,449 796,158
    1995 527,742 44,001 0 0 571,743 248,757 1,300,093
    1996 560,496 33,129 0 0 593,625 383,774 1,259,929
    1997 167,521 32,475 0 0 199,996 480,802 3,119,680
    1998 208,858 43,050 0 0 251,908 302,030 780,516
    1999 693,839 45,051 0 0 738,890 317,507 1,624,414
    2000 869,540 203,542 0 0 1,073,082 96,987 1,413,540
    2001 519,614 242,763 0 0 762,377 17,256 1,298,179
    2002 693,955 240,382 0 0 934,336 2,706 1,146,027
    "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
    2000 .1383 .5392 0 0 .6775 .00237 .6799
    2001 .0867 .63 0 0 .7167 0 .7167
    2002 .149 .5392 0 0 .6882 0 .6882
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: CONOCOPHILLIPS LAKE CHARLES REFY.
    Mailing Address: 2200 OLD SPANISH TRAIL, WESTLAKE, LA 70669
    Public Contact: MICHELLE WOODYEAR
    Phone: (337) 491-4443
    SIC Code: 29 Petroleum And Coal Products
    2002 Parent Company: CONOCOPHILLIPS
    Latitude: 30.24028
    Longitude: -93.27722
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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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