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Environmental Release Report: ALBEMARLE CORP. SOUTH PLANT
 
 
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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):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    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 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:2,4-DIAMINOTOLUENE
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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 21,460
    Suspected Carcinogens 15,000
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 100,970
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 20,210
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 61,180
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 120,550
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 55,286
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 105,130
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 297,780
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 300,584
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 6,280
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 152,000
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 296,286
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 284,610

    *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 460,490 250 1,250 1,360,000 1,821,990 22,380 NA
    1989 312,550 250 750 7,324,950 7,638,500 45,700 NA
    1990 446,985 10 72,750 5,424,250 5,943,995 12,000 NA
    1991 268,545 0 200,000 5,834,300 6,302,845 3,581,150 80,776,945
    1992 541,949 510 520,250 6,468,971 7,531,680 10,832,815 63,895,575
    1993 884,931 255 500,750 430,810 1,816,746 4,664,915 41,218,941
    1994 570,045 750 290,750 924,755 1,786,300 550,750 113,099,600
    1995 353,611 500 193,250 3,850 551,211 556,400 117,009,157
    1996 284,668 0 171,686 1,800 458,154 990,719 120,647,908
    1997 213,190 0 861,578 109,574 1,184,342 933,600 147,599,587
    1998 228,247 0 142,100 65,702 436,049 572,505 135,442,801
    1999 508,453 29 291,469 140,014 939,965 540,388 10,610,187
    2000 409,434 29 555,330 116,467 1,081,260 915,356 11,121,893
    2001 362,336 0 322,940 94,634 779,910 654,166 9,472,214
    2002 325,190 0 210,787 99,664 635,641 188,844 9,245,746
    "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: ALBEMARLE CORP. SOUTH PLANT
    Mailing Address: 2270 HWY. 79 S., MAGNOLIA, AR 71753
    Public Contact: J. A. BOSSIER
    Phone: (870) 235-6000
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: ALBEMARLE CORP.
    Latitude: 33.17478
    Longitude: -93.21575
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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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