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Environmental Release Report: PRC-DESOTO INTL. INC. MOJAVE
 
 
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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)
    Suspected Carcinogens 255
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,000
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 500
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,500
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,255
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,255
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,500
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,500
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,500
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 2,755
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2,755

    *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 713 0 0 0 713 0 NA
    1989 29,376 0 0 0 29,376 0 NA
    1990 54,210 0 0 0 54,210 125,214 NA
    1991 39,136 0 0 0 39,136 246,303 536,728
    1992 24,488 0 0 0 24,488 165,141 187,729
    1993 24,023 0 0 0 24,023 227,896 251,920
    1994 2,496 0 0 0 2,496 79,821 82,317
    1995 2,752 0 0 0 2,752 72,358 75,161
    1996 6,922 0 0 0 6,922 165,937 171,496
    1997 6,191 0 0 0 6,191 40,828 24,626
    1998 7,934 0 0 0 7,934 13,998 22,063
    1999 5,322 0 0 0 5,322 27,408 32,406
    2000 8,210 0 0 0 8,210 65,354 71,754
    2001 6,723 0 0 0 6,723 311,926 342,826
    2002 2,755 0 0 0 2,755 264,850 283,130
    "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: PRC-DESOTO INTL. INC. MOJAVE
    Mailing Address: 11601 UNITED ST., MOJAVE, CA 93501
    Public Contact: CHRISTER SORENSSON
    Phone: (818) 240-2060
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: PPG INDS. INC.
    Latitude: 35.01299
    Longitude: -118.14899
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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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