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Environmental Release Report: SHELL OIL PRODS. U.S. MARTINEZ REFY.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY COMPOUNDS
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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 12,691 469
    Suspected Carcinogens 41,023 1,129
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 78,019 760,855
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 14,731 49
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 92,914 484
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 39,500 280
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 54,825 1,598
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 133,295 1,475
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 208,097 8,616
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 107,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 257,896 10,731
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2,268 49
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 136,133 9,684
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 362,095 12,334
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 298,520 9,335

    *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 182,876 11,700 0 0 194,576 361,552 NA
    1989 135,123 9,740 0 0 144,863 500 NA
    1990 168,292 6,575 0 0 174,867 10,424 NA
    1991 146,380 7,300 0 0 153,680 408,313 37,719,146
    1992 178,646 5,300 0 0 183,946 616,337 5,811,363
    1993 444,876 21,000 12 0 465,888 23,982 6,775,186
    1994 288,029 1,590 0 0 289,619 365,600 17,454,715
    1995 243,068 562,178 32 0 805,278 120,723 17,883,193
    1996 392,398 683,270 0 0 1,075,668 26,220 18,436,119
    1997 441,339 820,930 0 0 1,262,269 22,554 17,979,378
    1998 312,451 762,894 0 0 1,075,345 80,914 8,664,839
    1999 347,943 75,361 0 0 423,304 13,896 142,625,082
    2000 354,110 343,140 0 0 697,251 66,034 34,692,920
    2001 341,620 312,980 0 0 654,600 59,126 35,039,685
    2002 369,628 772,514 0 0 1,142,142 77,959 43,410,632
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 .1 0 0 0 .1 .4 3.50
    2001 .04 .02 0 0 .06 .5 2.60
    2002 .04 0 0 0 .04 .003 2.44
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: SHELL OIL PRODS. U.S. MARTINEZ REFY.
    Mailing Address: 3485 PACHECO BLVD., MARTINEZ, CA 94553
    Public Contact: TERESA K. MAKAREWICZ
    Phone: (925) 313-3705
    SIC Code: 29 Petroleum And Coal Products
    2002 Parent Company: SHELL OIL PRODS. U.S.
    Latitude: 38.01944
    Longitude: -122.11639
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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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