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Environmental Release Report: GENERAL ELECTRIC CO. INDL. SYS.
 
 
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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
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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 4
    Suspected Carcinogens 32
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 455
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 4
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 451
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 36
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 32
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 451
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 4
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,322
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,322

    *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 20,450 0 0 0 20,450 6,791 NA
    1989 22,800 0 0 0 22,800 16,610 NA
    1990 12,750 0 0 0 12,750 78,013 NA
    1991 6,525 0 0 0 6,525 766,637 1,029,931
    1992 9,680 0 0 0 9,680 760,860 1,012,606
    1993 3,530 0 0 0 3,530 718,110 974,617
    1994 2,785 0 0 0 2,785 719,661 1,047,262
    1995 1,775 0 0 0 1,775 605,565 690,113
    1996 1,775 0 0 0 1,775 1,364,975 1,368,420
    1997 866 0 0 0 866 76,974 150,870
    1998 919 0 0 0 919 175,914 386,650
    1999 1,293 0 0 0 1,293 307,298 623,860
    2000 1,356 0 0 0 1,356 2,027,416 2,363,782
    2001 1,234 0 0 0 1,234 981,413 1,282,163
    2002 1,322 0 0 0 1,322 1,729,664 2,050,133
    "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 ELECTRIC CO. INDL. SYS.
    Mailing Address: 135 RODMAN RD., AUBURN, ME 04210
    Public Contact: STEVE JOCHER
    Phone: (207) 786-5171
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: GENERAL ELECTRIC CO.
    Latitude: 44.07715
    Longitude: -70.25856
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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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