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Environmental Release Report: STEPAN CO.
 
 
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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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:AMMONIA
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Carcinogens 4
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 4
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 4
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,019
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,019
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,015
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,019
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,019

    *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 82,723 0 0 0 82,723 76,393 NA
    1989 93,611 0 0 0 93,611 48,468 NA
    1990 32,012 0 0 0 32,012 48,726 NA
    1991 6,950 0 0 0 6,950 272,933 279,606
    1992 6,674 0 0 0 6,674 255,966 262,917
    1993 7,253 0 0 0 7,253 170,862 178,444
    1994 4,291 0 0 0 4,291 191,814 196,467
    1995 1,225 0 0 0 1,225 107,466 108,691
    1996 1,015 0 0 0 1,015 94,560 95,373
    1997 1,096 0 0 0 1,096 264,885 137,381
    1998 1,209 0 0 0 1,209 48,438 49,647
    1999 1,212 0 0 0 1,212 22,677 23,889
    2000 861 0 0 0 861 397 1,258
    2001 993 0 0 0 993 278 1,271
    2002 1,019 0 0 0 1,019 134 1,443
    "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: STEPAN CO.
    Mailing Address: 1208 N. PATT ST., ANAHEIM, CA 92801
    Public Contact: TOM SZCZEBLOWSKI
    Phone: (714) 776-9870
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: STEPAN CO.
    Latitude: 33.85038
    Longitude: -117.91446
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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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