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Environmental Release Report: CRITERION CATALYSTS & TECHS. L.P.
 
 
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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
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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 21 2
    Suspected Carcinogens 37 7
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 22 2
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 21 2
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 22 2
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants .500 .170
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 7 .170
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 42 7
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 27 2
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 78 9
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 42 2

    *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 14,950 0 0 0 14,950 219,600 NA
    1989 2,800 0 0 0 2,800 42,800 NA
    1990 1,945 0 0 0 1,945 32,428 NA
    1991 1,978 0 0 0 1,978 2,951 5,203
    1992 2,132 0 0 0 2,132 12,779 14,911
    1993 2,198 88 0 0 2,286 17,284 19,570
    1994 2,503 459 120 0 3,082 42,110 45,073
    1995 2,209 731 0 0 2,940 22,463 25,403
    1996 1,898 450 0 0 2,348 16,274 32,299
    1997 1,912 236 0 0 2,148 46,906 25,767
    1998 1,852 45 0 0 1,897 15,406 17,204
    1999 1,855 10 0 0 1,865 38,706 40,570
    2000 1,715 4 0 0 1,719 30,348 32,082
    2001 77 3 0 0 80 29,149 29,226
    2002 78 9 0 0 87 32,105 32,452
    "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: CRITERION CATALYSTS & TECHS. L.P.
    Mailing Address: 1001 N. TODD AVE., AZUSA, CA 91702
    Public Contact: MARK VANDER WEERD
    Phone: (626) 815-7606
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: CRITERION CATALYSTS & TECHS. L.P.
    Latitude: 34.14148
    Longitude: -117.9281
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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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