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Environmental Release Report: UNIVAR USA INC.
 
 
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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:DICHLOROMETHANE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:DICHLOROMETHANE
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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 1,133
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,861
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 180
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,187
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,133
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 272
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,460
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,460
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,460
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,888
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 2,460
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,348

    *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
    1998 991 0 0 0 991 12,635 26,261
    1999 841 0 0 0 841 8,326 17,493
    2000 1,853 0 0 0 1,853 44,828 91,509
    2001 790 0 0 0 790 28,729 29,519
    2002 2,460 0 0 0 2,460 25,639 28,099
    "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: UNIVAR USA INC.
    Mailing Address: 2256 JUNCTION AVE., SAN JOSE, CA 95131
    Public Contact: BRIAN FAUST
    Phone: (408) 435-8700
    SIC Code: 51 Wholesale Trade--Nondurable Goods
    2002 Parent Company: UNIVAR USA INC.
    Latitude: 37.38785
    Longitude: -121.9155
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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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