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TRI On-site and Off-site Reported Disposed of or Otherwise Released (in pounds), Trend Report for facilities in Basf Colors & Effects Usa Llc (TRI ID 19804CBGGYJAMES) for Methanol chemical, U.S. 1988-1997
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Row #  Year  Fugitive Air  View Trend Graphic Stack Air  View Trend Graphic Total Air Emissions  View Trend Graphic Surface Water Discharges  View Trend Graphic Underground Injection Class I Wells  View Trend Graphic Underground Injection Class II-V Wells  View Trend Graphic Total Underground Injection  View Trend Graphic RCRA Subtitle C Landfills  View Trend Graphic Other Landfills  View Trend Graphic Total Landfills  View Trend Graphic Land Treatment/Application Farming  View Trend Graphic RCRA Subtitle C Surface Impoundment  View Trend Graphic Other Surface Impoundments  View Trend Graphic Total Surface Impoundments  View Trend Graphic Other Land Disposal  View Trend Graphic Total On-site Releases to Land  View Trend Graphic Total On-site Disposal or Other Releases  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Storage Only  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Solidification/Stabilization (metals only)  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Wastewater Treatment-Metals Only  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Underground Injection Class I Wells  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Underground Injection Class II-V Wells  View Trend Graphic Total Off-Site Disposal-Underground Injection  View Trend Graphic POTW Transfers - Other Releases  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-RCRA Subtitle C Landfills  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Other Landfills  View Trend Graphic POTW Transfers - Releases to Class I UI Wells and Landfills  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-RCRA Subtitle C Surface Impoundments  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Other Surface Impoundments  View Trend Graphic Total Off-Site Disposal-Surface Impoundments  View Trend Graphic Total Off-Site Disposal-Landfill/Surface Impoundments  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Land Treatment  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Other Land Disposal  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Other Off-site Management  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Waste Broker  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Unknown  View Trend Graphic Total Off-site Disposal or Other Releases  View Trend Graphic Total On- and Off-site Disposal or Other Releases  View Trend Graphic
 
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1 1988 635,321 625,872 1,261,193 0 . . 0 . . 0 0 . . 0 0 0 1,261,193 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,261,193
2 1989 620,939 625,872 1,246,811 0 . . 0 . . 0 0 . . 0 0 0 1,246,811 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,246,811
3 1990 607,957 525,258 1,133,215 5 . . 0 . . 0 0 . . 0 0 0 1,133,220 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,133,220
4 1991 369,328 648,272 1,017,600 0 . . 0 . . 0 0 . . 0 0 0 1,017,600 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,017,600
5 1992 313,400 365,000 678,400 0 . . 0 . . . 0 . . 0 0 0 678,400 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 678,400
6 1993 231,300 75,600 306,900 0 . . 0 . . . 0 . . 0 0 0 306,900 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 306,900
7 1994 102,651 13,852 116,503 0 . . 0 . . . 0 . . 0 0 0 116,503 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 116,503
8 1995 97,000 14,000 111,000 0 . . 0 . . . 0 . . 0 0 0 111,000 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 111,000
9 1996 58,600 20,000 78,600 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 . . 0 0 0 78,600 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 78,600
10 1997 50,000 25,000 75,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 . . 0 0 0 75,000 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75,000

TRI On-site and Off-site Reported Disposed of or Otherwise Released (in pounds), Trend Report for facilities in Basf Colors & Effects Usa Llc (TRI ID 19804CBGGYJAMES) for Methanol chemical, U.S. 1998-2019
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Row #  Year  Fugitive Air  View Trend Graphic Stack Air  View Trend Graphic Total Air Emissions  View Trend Graphic Surface Water Discharges  View Trend Graphic Underground Injection Class I Wells  View Trend Graphic Underground Injection Class II-V Wells  View Trend Graphic Total Underground Injection  View Trend Graphic RCRA Subtitle C Landfills  View Trend Graphic Other Landfills  View Trend Graphic Total Landfills  View Trend Graphic Land Treatment/Application Farming  View Trend Graphic RCRA Subtitle C Surface Impoundment  View Trend Graphic Other Surface Impoundments  View Trend Graphic Total Surface Impoundments  View Trend Graphic Other Land Disposal  View Trend Graphic Total On-site Releases to Land  View Trend Graphic Total On-site Disposal or Other Releases  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Storage Only  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Solidification/Stabilization (metals only)  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Wastewater Treatment-Metals Only  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Underground Injection Class I Wells  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Underground Injection Class II-V Wells  View Trend Graphic Total Off-Site Disposal-Underground Injection  View Trend Graphic POTW Transfers - Other Releases  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-RCRA Subtitle C Landfills  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Other Landfills  View Trend Graphic POTW Transfers - Releases to Class I UI Wells and Landfills  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-RCRA Subtitle C Surface Impoundments  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Other Surface Impoundments  View Trend Graphic Total Off-Site Disposal-Surface Impoundments  View Trend Graphic Total Off-Site Disposal-Landfill/Surface Impoundments  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Land Treatment  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Other Land Disposal  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Other Off-site Management  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Waste Broker  View Trend Graphic Off-Site Disposal-Unknown  View Trend Graphic Total Off-site Disposal or Other Releases  View Trend Graphic Total On- and Off-site Disposal or Other Releases  View Trend Graphic
 
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1 1998 37,566 31,387 68,953 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 . . 0 0 0 68,953 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 68,953
2 1999 19,229 22,509 41,738 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 . . 0 0 0 41,738 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41,738
3 2000 18,960 13,110 32,070 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 . . 0 0 0 32,070 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32,070
4 2001 16,724 12,566 29,290 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 . . 0 0 0 29,290 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29,290
5 2002 14,236 11,556 25,792 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 . . 0 0 0 25,792 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25,792
6 2003 16,762 11,556 28,318 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 28,318 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28,318
7 2004 19,216 12,094 31,310 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31,310 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31,310
8 2005 18,832 7,652 26,484 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 26,484 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26,484
9 2006 19,397 8,612 28,009 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 28,009 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28,009
10 2007 19,521 7,642 27,163 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 27,163 11 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 27,174
11 2008 17,178 3,056 20,234 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20,234 18 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 20,252
12 2009 11,681 1,945 13,626 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13,626 134 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 134 13,760
13 2010 21,493 3,908 25,401 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25,401 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25,401
14 2011 21,063 3,213 24,276 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 24,276 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24,276
15 2012 16,850 1,631 18,481 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 18,481 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18,481
16 2013 18,367 3,629 21,996 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 21,996 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21,996
17 2014 17,632 2,776 20,408 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20,408 . . . . . . 28,651 . . . . . . . . . . . . 28,651 49,059
18 2015 17,456 2,613 20,069 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20,069 . . . . . . 46,830 . . . . . . . . . . . . 46,830 66,899
19 2016 18,329 2,441 20,770 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20,770 . . . . . . 43,366 . . . . . . . . . . . . 43,366 64,136
20 2017 20,427 2,734 23,161 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 23,161 . . . . . . 48,570 . . . . . . . . . . . . 48,570 71,731
21 2018 24,551 3,675 28,226 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 28,226 . . . . . . 30,932 . . . . . . . . . . . . 30,932 59,158
22 2019 27,588 3,472 31,060 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31,060 . . . . . . 28,536 . . . . . . . . . . . . 28,536 59,596

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Note: Reporting year (RY) 2019 is the most recent TRI data year available. Facilities reporting to TRI were required to submit their data to EPA by July 1 for the previous calendar year's activities. TRI Explorer is using an updated 2019 data set (released to the public in June 2021). This dataset includes revisions for the years 1988 to 2019 processed by EPA. Revisions submitted to EPA after this time are not reflected in TRI Explorer reports. TRI data may also be obtained through EPA Envirofacts.

Users of TRI information should be aware that TRI data reflect releases and other waste management activities of chemicals, not whether (or to what degree) the public has been exposed to those chemicals. Release estimates alone are not sufficient to determine exposure or to calculate potential adverse effects on human health and the environment. TRI data, in conjunction with other information, can be used as a starting point in evaluating exposures that may result from releases and other waste management activities which involve toxic chemicals. The determination of potential risk depends upon many factors, including the toxicity of the chemical, the fate of the chemical, and the amount and duration of human or other exposure to the chemical after it is released.

Off-site disposal or other releases show only net off-site disposal or other releases, that is, off-site disposal or other releases transferred to other TRI facilities reporting such transfers as on-site disposal or other releases are not included to avoid double counting.

On-site Disposal or Other Releases include Underground Injection to Class I Wells (Section 5.4.1), RCRA Subtitle C Landfills (5.5.1A), Other Landfills (5.5.1B), Fugitive or Non-point Air Emissions (5.1), Stack or Point Air Emissions (5.2), Surface Water Discharges (5.3), Underground Injection to Class II-V Wells (5.4.2), Land Treatment/Application Farming (5.5.2), RCRA Subtitle C Surface Impoundments (5.5.3A), Other Surface Impoundments (5.5.3B), and Other Land Disposal (5.5.4). Off-site Disposal or Other Releases include from Section 6.2 Class I Underground Injection Wells (M81), Class II-V Underground Injection Wells (M82, M71), RCRA Subtitle C Landfills (M65), Other Landfills (M64, M72), Storage Only (M10), Solidification/Stabilization - Metals and Metal Category Compounds only (M41 or M40), Wastewater Treatment (excluding POTWs) - Metals and Metal Category Compounds only (M62 or M61), RCRA Subtitle C Surface Impoundments (M66), Other Surface Impoundments (M67, M63), Land Treatment (M73), Other Land Disposal (M79), Other Off-site Management (M90), Transfers to Waste Broker - Disposal (M94, M91), and Unknown (M99) and, from Section 6.1 Transfers to POTWs (metals and metal category compounds only).

For purposes of analysis, data reported as Range Code A is calculated using a value of 5 pounds, Range Code B is calculated using a value of 250 pounds and Range Code C is calculated using a value of 750 pounds.

A decimal point, or "." denotes the following: if "NA" is reported across an entire row, the facility submitted a Form A (i.e., the facility certified that its total annual reportable amount is less than 500 pounds, and does not manufacture, process, or otherwise use more than 1 million pounds); or if a decimal point is reported in a single column, the facility left that particular cell blank in its Form R submission (a zero in a cell denotes either that the facility reported "0" or "NA" in its Form R submission). A decimal point is reported in the following columns because the element was not required to be reported for that year (the Form R has been changed over the years to require more detailed reporting for some media): Underground Injection Class I, Underground Injection Class II-V, RCRA Subtitle C Landfills and Other Landfills for the years 1988 to 1995; Off-Site Disposal - RCRA Subtitle C Landfills, Off-Site Disposal - Other Landfills and Off-Site Disposal - Surface Impoundments for the years 1988 to 2001; Other RCRA Subtitle C Surface Impoundments, Other Surface Impoundments, Off-Site Underground Injection Class I Wells, Off-Site Underground Injection Class II-V Wells, Off-Site Disposal - RCRA Subtitle C Surface Impoundments and Off-Site Disposal - Other Surface Impoundments for the years 1988 to 2002.

How to cite TRI Explorer. Following APA Style, 6th edition, an appropriate citation to TRI Explorer is:
United States Environmental Protection Agency. (2021). TRI Explorer (2019 Updated Dataset (May 2021, released June 2021)) [Internet database]. Retrieved from https://enviro.epa.gov/triexplorer/, (September24, 2021).

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