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Environmental Release Report: ETHYL CORP.
 
 
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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
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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 2,166
    Suspected Carcinogens 202
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 4,018
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,072
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,615
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 925
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,469
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 3,510
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 5,374
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 1,645
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 5,194
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 935
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2,111
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 6,447
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5,337

    *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 662,283 1,835 793,930 0 1,458,048 596,886 NA
    1989 607,700 1,000 250 0 608,950 137,150 NA
    1990 599,160 13,750 5 0 612,915 54,100 NA
    1991 437,960 17,250 0 0 455,210 1,000 14,759,276
    1992 613,968 17,463 0 0 631,431 61,829 19,571,776
    1993 554,848 11,045 0 0 565,893 327,095 23,049,551
    1994 12,000 10 0 0 12,010 70,481 114,986
    1995 21,027 260 0 0 21,287 329,693 672,725
    1996 13,363 260 0 0 13,623 125,190 221,983
    1997 9,512 0 0 0 9,512 74,230 128,509
    1998 13,490 0 0 0 13,490 30,950 131,774
    1999 16,459 0 0 0 16,459 358,273 1,065,757
    2000 12,952 0 0 0 12,952 47,211 645,293
    2001 7,506 0 0 0 7,506 26,922 417,115
    2002 6,875 0 0 0 6,875 16,489 456,491
    "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: ETHYL CORP.
    Mailing Address: 1000 N. S. AVE., PASADENA, TX 77503
    Public Contact: STEVEN LIVESAY
    Phone: (713) 740-8371
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: ETHYL CORP.
    Latitude: 29.73524
    Longitude: -95.1699
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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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