Hexion, Inc.

Air Toxics Health Risk Assessment Status

Cleaner Air Oregon is a health-based permitting program that regulates emissions of toxic air contaminants from facilities based on risk to nearby communities. CAO requires facilities to report toxic air contaminant emissions, assess potential health risks to people nearby and reduce toxic air contaminant risk if it exceeds legal limits.

As part of the Cleaner Air Oregon process, each facility has a dedicated web page to provide communities access to facility information and updates on where it is involved in the process.

  • Each step of the CAO risk assessment process has a section that includes LRAPA's communications and deliverables from the facility.
  • A color-coded graphic shows where a facility is in the Cleaner Air Oregon Process.
  • For additional information and history of the program, visit the DEQ Cleaner Air Oregon website.

Air Toxics assessment status for Hexion

Air Toxics Assessment Process
Legend: Risk Assessment Process


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  1. Facility Information
  2. Facility Map
  3. Emissions Inventory
  4. Modeling Protocol & Risk Assessment 
  5. Risk Assessment Report
  6. Risk Reduction Plan
  7. CAO Process Completed

About the Facility – Hexion
Hexion Inc. operates a resin manufacturing facility at 470 South Second Street in Springfield, Oregon. Formaldehyde is produced on-site and used primarily as a raw material for various types of resins. Wax emulsions are also produced at this facility. The facility uses boilers, scrubbers and baghouses to control emissions from various portions of the operation. Learn more about LRAPA's regulation of Hexion by viewing their current air permit below.

Hexion

Hexion site address
470 S. 2nd St.
Springfield, Or. 97477
Current Cleaner Air Oregon Step
Emissions Inventory
Current air permit
Permit type: Standard
Source Number: 200510
Current air permit
Review Report & Emission Details
LRAPA Contact
Jonathan Wright,
541-736-1056, ext. 236