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Environmental Release Report: AIR PRODS. L. P.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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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:O-TOLUIDINE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:AMMONIA
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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 156
    Suspected Carcinogens 370
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,716
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,340
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 130
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 980
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,710
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,366
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 22,890
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 24,266
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 370
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 22,890
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 24,272
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 24,272

    *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 185,940 0 0 0 185,940 17,111,400 NA
    1989 161,804 0 0 0 161,804 15,388,830 NA
    1990 170,014 0 0 0 170,014 15,983,070 NA
    1991 171,359 0 0 0 171,359 11,178,959 19,665,159
    1992 179,194 0 0 0 179,194 6,365,814 22,357,405
    1993 70,330 0 0 0 70,330 2,777,707 20,797,445
    1994 72,011 0 0 0 72,011 3,386,397 13,787,351
    1995 53,500 0 0 0 53,500 20,365,096 29,965,060
    1996 78,480 0 0 0 78,480 18,808,620 29,599,430
    1997 78,197 0 0 0 78,197 20,053,055 26,604,742
    1998 95,888 0 0 0 95,888 23,423,255 33,973,368
    1999 95,173 0 0 0 95,173 15,875,776 24,658,053
    2000 25,714 0 0 0 25,714 18,997,632 29,772,943
    2001 25,228 0 0 0 25,228 13,779,321 21,776,247
    2002 24,402 0 0 0 24,402 15,223,452 23,895,502
    "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: AIR PRODS. L. P.
    Mailing Address: 1423 HWY. 225, PASADENA, TX 77506
    Public Contact: WILLIAM CALDWELL
    Phone: (713) 920-7326
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: AIR PRODS. & CHEMICALS INC.
    Latitude: 29.71631
    Longitude: -95.19336
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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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