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Environmental Release Report: VALERO WILMINGTON ASPHALT PLANT
 
 
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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: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 90
    Suspected Carcinogens 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 321
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 230
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 305
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 90
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 290
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 260
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 321
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 565
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 60
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 476
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 536
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 321

    *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 17,497 0 0 0 17,497 86 NA
    1989 17,820 0 0 0 17,820 754 NA
    1990 3,255 0 0 0 3,255 270 NA
    1991 1,195 0 0 0 1,195 225 2,234,378
    1992 1,243 0 0 0 1,243 158 16,654
    1993 595 0 0 0 595 251 6,121
    1994 350 0 0 0 350 505 3,116
    1995 705 0 0 0 705 734 5,730
    1996 675 0 0 0 675 465 5,110
    1997 665 0 0 0 665 1,075 5,435
    1998 705 0 0 0 705 615 5,290
    1999 790 0 0 0 790 1,445 7,255
    2000 605 0 0 0 605 580 4,915
    2001 571 0 0 0 571 1,160 35,116
    2002 566 0 0 0 566 640 29,206
    "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: VALERO WILMINGTON ASPHALT PLANT
    Mailing Address: 1651 ALAMEDA ST., WILMINGTON, CA 90744
    Public Contact: JAMES BRADSHAW
    Phone: (562) 491-6685
    SIC Code: 29 Petroleum And Coal Products
    2002 Parent Company: VALERO ENERGY CORP.
    Latitude: 33.79724
    Longitude: -118.23775
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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

    Information about whether this facility is in compliance with applicable environmental laws is available from EPA's Sector Facility Indexing Project:

    Scorecard's report for LOS ANGELES County on:
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