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Environmental Release Report: CHEVRON PHILLIPS CHEMICAL CO.
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    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:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:BENZENE
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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 61,720
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 76,920
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 71,397
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 9,197
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 50,597
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 64,397
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 17,074
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 81,294
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 305,494
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 60,097
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 19,800
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 314,594
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 80,394

    *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
    1995 562,773 0 0 0 562,773 360 9,365,385
    1996 800,785 0 0 0 800,785 1,460 61,715,378
    1997 780,474 0 0 0 780,474 1,083,390 34,521,581
    1998 224,718 0 0 0 224,718 2,625,620 17,287,691
    1999 198,281 0 0 0 198,281 471,360 13,831,768
    2000 194,322 0 0 0 194,322 12,521,970 23,159,356
    2001 378,282 0 0 0 378,282 15,668,096 16,203,705
    2002 380,494 0 0 0 380,494 30,129,708 30,705,482
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Facility Information
    Mailing Address: 2001 S. GULFWAY DR., PORT ARTHUR, TX 77640
    Public Contact: VICKI I. DEREESE
    Phone: (409) 985-0708
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: CHEVRON CORP.
    Latitude: 29.89172
    Longitude: -93.93528
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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

    Scorecard's report for JEFFERSON County on:

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