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Environmental Release Report: GMTG LINDEN ASSEMBLY
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized reproductive 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:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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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 13,359
    Suspected Carcinogens 580
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 186,639
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 15,299
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 93,600
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 13,359
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 71,369
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 109,400
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 148,119
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 197,820
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 79
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 98,221
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 190,590
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 141,699

    *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 974,900 0 0 0 974,900 208,000 NA
    1989 1,138,357 152 0 0 1,138,509 89,806 NA
    1990 637,670 250 0 0 637,920 51,767 NA
    1991 69,210 0 0 0 69,210 589,990 1,055,400
    1992 0 0 0 0 0 2,609 33,009
    1993 190,085 0 0 0 190,085 220,339 700,853
    1994 394,264 0 0 0 394,264 202,493 877,919
    1995 390,790 0 0 0 390,790 382,406 926,399
    1996 309,979 0 0 0 309,979 335,024 718,658
    1997 316,129 0 0 0 316,129 768,492 943,862
    1998 381,812 0 0 0 381,812 339,169 792,165
    1999 302,260 0 0 0 302,260 378,607 753,833
    2000 163,799 0 0 0 163,799 337,906 543,103
    2001 220,940 0 0 0 220,940 166,518 440,604
    2002 197,820 0 0 0 197,820 89,560 378,001
    "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: GMTG LINDEN ASSEMBLY
    Mailing Address: 1016 W. EDGAR RD., LINDEN, NJ 07036
    Public Contact: JAMES F. BURKE II
    Phone: (313) 665-3128
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
    Latitude: 40.61795
    Longitude: -74.25029
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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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