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Environmental Release Report: POLYONE CORP.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    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:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 23 1
    Suspected Carcinogens 5 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 23 1
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 23 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 23 1
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 23 1
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 23 1
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 23 1
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 23 1
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 5 5
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5 5

    *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 6 0 0 0 6 21,112 NA
    1989 19 0 0 0 19 55,990 NA
    1990 9 0 0 0 9 5,100 NA
    1991 132 0 250 0 382 2,478 4,298
    1992 162 0 0 0 162 209 975
    1993 143 0 0 0 143 195 989
    1994 74 0 0 0 74 298 372
    1995 105 0 0 0 105 1,338 1,444
    1996 95 0 0 0 95 9 108
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
    1999 945 0 0 0 945 30 532
    2000 750 10 0 0 760 7 509
    2001 25 8 0 0 33 8 36
    2002 28 6 0 0 34 755 552
    "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: POLYONE CORP.
    Mailing Address: 2104 E. 223RD ST., CARSON, CA 90745
    Public Contact: ROD MYERS
    Phone: (310) 513-7111
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: POLYONE CORP.
    Latitude: 33.82417
    Longitude: -118.23648
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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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