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Environmental Release Report: ANGUS CHEMICAL CO.
 
 
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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:2-NITROPROPANE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:ACETONITRILE
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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 24,931 660
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 35,900 428,705
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 99,493 1,830
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 6,032 402
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 80,900 1,572
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 113,219 7,682
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 129,908 8,048
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 27,517 6,891
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 132,885 8,048
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 96,983 7,646

    *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 100,440 98,010 0 57,000 255,450 420,000 NA
    1989 321,460 69,910 0 49,000 440,370 0 NA
    1990 547,749 110,130 0 5,841,000 6,498,879 25,750 NA
    1991 245,773 60,640 0 1,834,000 2,140,413 380,000 7,350,650
    1992 429,130 46,220 0 6,023,000 6,498,350 146,000 18,740,170
    1993 421,245 72,560 0 5,523,000 6,016,805 69,843 19,198,140
    1994 212,620 9,826 0 5,601,352 5,823,798 51,300 13,918,771
    1995 75,150 60,208 0 5,264,233 5,399,591 49,209 14,213,291
    1996 171,487 181,330 0 5,919,223 6,272,040 151,035 13,935,827
    1997 135,336 217,062 0 6,176,140 6,528,538 345,072 15,815,344
    1998 170,465 368,896 720 9,172,479 9,712,560 308,915 22,675,198
    1999 163,040 474,298 360 9,898,990 10,536,688 294,492 19,898,937
    2000 141,298 512,712 360 6,170,671 6,825,041 187,291 13,725,544
    2001 127,514 424,576 360 4,845,152 5,397,602 122,047 12,424,475
    2002 132,885 435,920 7,937 6,822,236 7,398,978 105,956 16,661,078
    "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: ANGUS CHEMICAL CO.
    Mailing Address: 350 LOUISIANA HWY. 2, STERLINGTON, LA 71280
    Public Contact: JOHN W. SUTTON
    Phone: (318) 665-5353
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 32.67417
    Longitude: -92.11639
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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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