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Environmental Release Report: CHEVRON PHILLIPS CHEMICAL CO. L.P. SWEENY COMPLEX
 
 
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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:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:BENZENE
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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 56,862
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,319
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 86,362
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 66,586
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 18,222
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 22,490
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 32,830
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 31,414
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 92,448
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 286,195
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 56,175
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 27,096
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 369,669
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 87,744

    *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
    2000 593,292 0 0 0 593,292 387,448 2,252,901
    2001 820,340 0 0 0 820,340 174,846 4,352,205
    2002 377,035 0 0 0 377,035 252,448 10,730,917
    "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: CHEVRON PHILLIPS CHEMICAL CO. L.P. SWEENY COMPLEX
    Mailing Address: STATE HWY. 35 AT FM 524, OLD OCEAN, TX 77465
    Public Contact: MR. BILL STOLTZ
    Phone: (979) 491-2202
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 29.0408
    Longitude: -95.4448
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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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