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Environmental Release Report: AMERICAN REFINING GROUP INC.
 
 
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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):
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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:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 863 47
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 213,516 144
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 71,613 47
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 143,650 97
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 850 43
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 73,813 47
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 212,263 106
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 212,663 144
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 216,524 144
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 413 42
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 214,850 102
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 216,103 140
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 212,650 140

    *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 607,000 2,400 0 0 609,400 27,000 NA
    1989 701,000 0 0 0 701,000 0 NA
    1990 511,132 2,200 0 0 513,332 0 NA
    1991 492,532 0 0 0 492,532 0 1,632,532
    1992 246,350 0 0 0 246,350 0 1,566,350
    1993 158,020 0 0 0 158,020 0 158,020
    1994 167,460 0 0 0 167,460 0 166,340
    1995 170,870 0 0 0 170,870 0 170,870
    1996 182,320 0 0 0 182,320 0 182,320
    1997 134,910 0 0 0 134,910 0 134,910
    1998 138,470 0 0 0 138,470 0 138,470
    1999 181,465 0 0 0 181,465 0 138,470
    2000 221,493 0 0 0 221,493 0 221,493
    2001 282,813 260 0 0 283,073 876 283,919
    2002 216,524 144 0 0 216,668 0 218,072
    "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: AMERICAN REFINING GROUP INC.
    Mailing Address: 77 N. KENDALL AVE., BRADFORD, PA 16701
    Public Contact: DON A. KECK
    Phone: (814) 368-1418
    SIC Code: 29 Petroleum And Coal Products
    2002 Parent Company: AMERICAN REFINING GROUP INC.
    Latitude: 41.96526
    Longitude: -78.62715
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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

    Information about whether this facility is in compliance with applicable environmental laws is available from EPA's Sector Facility Indexing Project:

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