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Environmental Release Report: H. M. QUACKENBUSH 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
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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 1,551
    Suspected Carcinogens 500
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,051
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 28
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,523
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 500
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,051
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 528
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 28
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 528
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 28
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,523
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,023
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,023

    *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 4,155 0 0 0 4,155 0 NA
    1989 3,850 0 0 0 3,850 0 NA
    1990 3,625 0 0 0 3,625 15 NA
    1991 3,638 0 0 0 3,638 23,535 169,147
    1992 23,998 0 0 0 23,998 12,590 267,863
    1993 15,231 0 0 0 15,231 31,393 314,648
    1994 8,392 0 0 0 8,392 34,059 299,324
    1995 20,266 0 0 0 20,266 10,026 129,768
    1996 20,386 0 0 0 20,386 24,585 188,792
    1997 9,426 0 0 0 9,426 24,564 72,300
    1998 506 0 0 0 506 53,747 275,088
    1999 2,000 0 0 0 2,000 38,183 79,784
    2000 5,625 0 0 0 5,625 67,959 72,708
    2001 4,255 0 0 0 4,255 31,420 44,588
    2002 4,051 0 0 0 4,051 27,361 37,827
    "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: H. M. QUACKENBUSH INC.
    Mailing Address: 220 PROSPECT ST., HERKIMER, NY 13350
    Public Contact: FREDERICK HAGER
    Phone: (315) 866-3000
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 43.0245
    Longitude: -74.9892
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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

    Scorecard's report for HERKIMER County on:

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