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Environmental Release Report: GENERAL CHEMICAL CORP. HOLLISTER WORKS
 
 
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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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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized developmental 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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:METHANOL
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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 Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 255
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 255
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 265
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 520
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 265
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 520
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 255
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 265
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 265

    *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
    1991 80 0 0 0 80 525 448
    1992 90 0 0 0 90 1,035 280
    1993 70 0 0 0 70 1,270 267
    1994 70 0 0 0 70 770 105
    1995 90 0 0 0 90 780 138
    1996 795 0 0 0 795 14,375 13,843
    1997 805 0 0 0 805 33,182 16,114
    1998 785 0 0 0 785 25,484 25,616
    1999 1,050 0 0 0 1,050 12,525 12,692
    2000 285 0 0 0 285 16,470 8,047
    2001 530 0 0 0 530 19,408 19,644
    2002 520 0 0 0 520 6,980 6,955
    "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: GENERAL CHEMICAL CORP. HOLLISTER WORKS
    Mailing Address: 2340 BERT DR., HOLLISTER, CA 95023
    Public Contact: MARK PANGER
    Phone: (831) 630-6263
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: GENTEK INC.
    Latitude: 36.89209
    Longitude: -121.39645
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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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