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Environmental Release Report: KOCH MEMBRANE SYS.
 
 
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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:1,4-DIOXANE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)
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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 500
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,000
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 2,395
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,000
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,895
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,895
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,895
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2,395
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 2,895
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2,895

    *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 20,972 0 0 0 20,972 128,968 NA
    1989 15,079 0 0 0 15,079 135,696 NA
    1990 25,913 0 0 0 25,913 178,866 NA
    1991 20,479 0 0 0 20,479 205,185 283,005
    1992 18,047 0 0 0 18,047 203,750 251,477
    1993 3,593 0 0 0 3,593 144,657 148,250
    1994 997 0 0 0 997 137,384 138,321
    1995 1,906 0 0 0 1,906 252,596 235,817
    1997 4,118 0 0 0 4,118 1,128,460 1,056,231
    1998 3,321 0 0 0 3,321 792,376 1,587,281
    1999 2,882 0 0 0 2,882 696,514 1,408,822
    2000 3,167 0 0 0 3,167 695,985 712,765
    2001 3,307 0 0 0 3,307 725,714 648,149
    2002 2,895 0 0 0 2,895 560,079 565,429
    "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: KOCH MEMBRANE SYS.
    Mailing Address: 10054 OLD GROVE RD., SAN DIEGO, CA 92131
    Public Contact: CHARLES M. CUMMINGS
    Phone: (858) 695-3840
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: KOCH CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGICAL GROUP L.L.C.
    Latitude: 32.8991
    Longitude: -117.10971
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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

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