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Environmental Release Report: SOUTHWEST SHIPYARD L.P.
 
 
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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):
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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:1,3-BUTADIENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:ACRYLONITRILE
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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 30,125 7
    Suspected Carcinogens 10,380 3
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 98,658 11
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 23,097 2
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 38,891 9
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 9,052 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 35,074 6
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 45,662 10
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 107,533 13
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 109,833 14
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 22,328 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 39,027 10
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 116,463 14
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 109,574 12

    *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
    1989 22,950 0 0 0 22,950 0 NA
    1990 148,895 65 0 0 148,960 34,260 NA
    1991 267,227 90 0 0 267,317 306,695 2,737,693
    1996 147,607 0 0 0 147,607 21,500 2,810,329
    1997 113,698 0 0 0 113,698 668,720 2,802,277
    1998 134,541 0 0 0 134,541 195,990 2,898,326
    1999 78,714 10 0 0 78,724 268,918 1,406,532
    2000 116,500 1,031 0 0 117,531 226,021 1,154,675
    2001 102,450 563 0 0 103,013 190,473 1,637,709
    2002 116,613 14 0 0 116,627 141,626 1,838,672
    "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: SOUTHWEST SHIPYARD L.P.
    Mailing Address: 18310 MARKET ST., CHANNELVIEW, TX 77530
    Public Contact: JOHN BRASINGTON
    Phone: (281) 860-3200
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: SOUTHWEST SHIPYARD L.P.
    Latitude: 29.79102
    Longitude: -95.06654
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
    • 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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