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Environmental Release Report: GICHNER SHELTER SYS.
 
 
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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:TRICHLOROETHYLENE
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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 57,000
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 87,200
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 11,900
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 75,300
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 57,000
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 74,900
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 87,200
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 87,200
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 87,200
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 87,200
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 87,200
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 87,200

    *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 101,600 0 0 0 101,600 18,800 NA
    1989 101,400 0 0 0 101,400 27,650 NA
    1990 135,100 0 0 0 135,100 5 NA
    1991 133,982 0 0 0 133,982 68,311 6,462,382
    1992 130,010 0 0 0 130,010 72,854 6,448,450
    1993 72,747 0 0 0 72,747 42,805 6,339,847
    1994 96,054 0 0 0 96,054 27,765 6,350,854
    1995 69,767 0 0 0 69,767 17,805 6,316,957
    1996 55,639 0 0 0 55,639 15,765 6,306,569
    1997 59,868 0 0 0 59,868 43,005 6,325,388
    1998 54,220 0 0 0 54,220 32,615 6,337,810
    1999 44,060 0 0 0 44,060 35,705 6,378,800
    2000 54,690 0 0 0 54,690 19,105 6,353,760
    2001 87,803 0 0 0 87,803 18,475 6,348,253
    2002 87,200 0 0 0 87,200 15,435 6,302,630
    "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: GICHNER SHELTER SYS.
    Mailing Address: 490 E. LOCUST ST., DALLASTOWN, PA 17313
    Public Contact: WILLIAM WILSON
    Phone: (717) 246-5442
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: DOMINION RESOURCES INC.
    Latitude: 39.9031
    Longitude: -76.6317
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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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