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Environmental Release Report: SHELL BAKERSFIELD REFY.
 
 
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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):
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    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:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:CARBON DISULFIDE
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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 10
    Suspected Carcinogens 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 542
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 281
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 510
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 265
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 281
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 271
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 537
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,551
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 265
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 527
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,797
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 792

    *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 2,655 0 0 640,350 643,005 71 NA
    1989 12,780 0 0 116,861 129,641 220 NA
    1990 6,715 0 0 88,272 94,987 17 NA
    1991 5,422 0 0 242,128 247,550 1,595 247,360
    1992 6,220 0 0 143,276 149,496 786 154,667
    1993 100,675 0 0 77,102 177,777 433 175,592
    1994 90,130 0 0 11,173 101,303 104 103,429
    1995 100,176 0 0 8,944 109,120 30 114,639
    1996 68,310 0 0 1,000 69,310 20 195,458
    1997 100,765 0 0 15,050 115,815 2,540 317,250
    1998 76,030 0 0 15,250 91,280 275 180,428
    1999 78,780 0 0 7,277 86,057 2,010 138,556
    2000 80,486 0 0 11,390 91,876 525 143,913
    2001 66,406 0 0 16,219 82,625 98 146,911
    2002 2,052 0 0 668 2,720 53 45,421
    "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: SHELL BAKERSFIELD REFY.
    Mailing Address: 3663 GIBSON ST., BAKERSFIELD, CA 93302
    Public Contact: ALAN SPENCER
    Phone: (661) 326-4343
    SIC Code: 29 Petroleum And Coal Products
    2002 Parent Company: SHELL OIL PRODS. U.S.
    Latitude: 35.3933
    Longitude: -119.05123
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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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