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Environmental Release Report: CHEVRON PHILLIPS CHEMICAL CO. L.P.
 
 
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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 34,594
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,844
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 62,306 69,067
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 27,936
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 61,338
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 26,436
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 43,599
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 41,187
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 69,876 750
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 576,151 750
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 21,811
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 56,241 750
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 636,500 750
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 69,914 750

    *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 887,841 0 0 0 887,841 115,262 NA
    1989 572,635 0 0 0 572,635 221,436 NA
    1990 638,494 0 0 0 638,494 307,804 NA
    1991 708,062 0 0 0 708,062 320,101 3,951,847
    1992 987,579 0 0 0 987,579 496,546 17,541,070
    1993 2,000,922 0 0 0 2,000,922 789,128 7,248,868
    1994 945,144 310 0 0 945,454 642,021 11,164,964
    1995 924,034 273 0 0 924,307 1,117,389 7,042,334
    1996 1,334,681 63,810 0 0 1,398,491 494,817 19,833,907
    1997 1,341,422 61,167 0 0 1,402,589 1,154,226 10,813,318
    1998 1,481,837 62,526 0 0 1,544,363 519,261 21,411,056
    1999 1,521,237 58,919 0 0 1,580,156 185,450 16,992,880
    2000 703,225 66,905 0 0 770,130 898,799 10,094,311
    2001 624,977 90,030 0 0 715,007 333,773 6,611,486
    2002 636,568 69,817 0 0 706,385 155,674 5,986,730
    "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.
    Mailing Address: 9500 I-10 E. EXIT 796, BAYTOWN, TX 77521
    Public Contact: MEL VYVIAL
    Phone: (281) 421-6246
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: CHEVRON PHILLIPS CHEMICAL CO. L.P.
    Latitude: 29.82072
    Longitude: -94.9325
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    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
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