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Environmental Release Report: ARCH CHEMICALS 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:no data available
    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)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 374
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 374
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 84
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 396
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 290
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 396
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 396
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 435
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 435

    *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
    1996 769 0 0 0 769 46,650 125,733
    1997 1,870 0 0 0 1,870 677,954 823,226
    1998 4,223 0 0 0 4,223 179,142 406,922
    1999 4,502 0 0 0 4,502 241,042 409,711
    2000 4,519 0 0 0 4,519 212,453 174,417
    2001 932 0 0 0 932 98,624 46,472
    2002 435 0 0 0 435 56,041 33,396
    "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: ARCH CHEMICALS INC.
    Mailing Address: 6550 S. MOUNTAIN RD., QUEEN CREEK, AZ 85242
    Public Contact: MARY L. CLARK
    Phone: (480) 987-7320
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: ARCH CHEMICALS INC.
    Latitude: 33.29606
    Longitude: -111.59352
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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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