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Environmental Release Report: CONOCOPHILLIPS CO. LA REFY. CARSON PLANT
 
 
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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):
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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:MERCURY 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 1,046
    Suspected Carcinogens 86
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5,289
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,483
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 10,042
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,858
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,563
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 9,398
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 12,215
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 20,400
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,631
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 4,384
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 15,204
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 17,561

    *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
    1991 29,145 297 0 0 29,442 1,521,852 1,699,877
    1992 41,096 324 0 0 41,420 378,970 575,681
    1993 33,741 1,539 0 0 35,280 1,847,316 2,233,735
    1994 15,677 139 0 0 15,816 1,451,658 1,004,130
    1995 12,316 2,706 0 0 15,022 913,457 928,479
    1996 166,117 576 0 0 166,693 757,277 923,269
    1997 172,583 249 0 0 172,832 790,180 925,343
    1998 187,183 0 0 0 187,183 435,562 623,170
    1999 111,324 17 0 0 111,341 378,474 489,815
    2000 55,380 755 0 0 56,135 318,024 374,158
    2001 9,982 2 0 0 9,984 329,202 349,209
    2002 21,033 0 0 0 21,033 459,764 481,271
    "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: CONOCOPHILLIPS CO. LA REFY. CARSON PLANT
    Mailing Address: 1520 E. SEPULVEDA BLVD., CARSON, CA 90745
    Public Contact: JEFF CALLENDER
    Phone: (310) 952-6035
    SIC Code: 29 Petroleum And Coal Products
    2002 Parent Company: CONOCOPHILLIPS CO.
    Latitude: 33.8046
    Longitude: -118.2441
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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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