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Environmental Release Report: ISP TECH. INC.
 
 
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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:FORMALDEHYDE
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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 4,264
    Suspected Carcinogens 945
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 18,103 2,240
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 15,201
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 12,256 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 4,264
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 30,359 1
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 44,263 93
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 62,025 92
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 44,306 93
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 43,922 93
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 45,208 92

    *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 76,556 299 0 3,590,080 3,666,935 0 NA
    1989 105,459 270 0 2,913,850 3,019,579 0 NA
    1990 73,868 180 0 3,039,259 3,113,307 0 NA
    1991 27,316 91 0 1,373,864 1,401,271 440 1,572,691
    1992 60,304 0 0 2,843,330 2,903,634 17,385 2,939,899
    1993 33,270 5 0 2,722,200 2,755,475 47,220 2,802,697
    1994 34,101 0 0 2,126,220 2,160,321 67,388 2,212,709
    1995 29,235 0 0 3,008,410 3,037,645 375,176 3,409,371
    1996 18,940 288 0 2,965,572 2,984,800 707,001 3,691,797
    1997 11,793 622 0 2,571,758 2,584,173 144,950 2,643,992
    1998 75,583 17 8,756 3,074,019 3,158,375 103,884 3,217,400
    1999 49,580 70 0 3,340,786 3,390,436 268,420 3,841,134
    2000 52,976 1,375 0 6,630,265 6,684,616 29,915 6,884,270
    2001 46,837 4,246 0 2,772,030 2,823,113 40,882 4,271,246
    2002 62,025 2,332 0 1,510,763 1,575,120 6,539 1,578,239
    "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: ISP TECH. INC.
    Mailing Address: 4501 ATTWATER AVE., TEXAS CITY, TX 77590
    Public Contact: DAVID PASTALANIEC
    Phone: (409) 943-9137
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: INTERNATIONAL SPECIALITY PRODS.
    Latitude: 29.42472
    Longitude: -94.96639
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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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