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Environmental Release Report: GM NAO WILMINGTON ASSEMBLY PLANT
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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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 developmental toxicants:
    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 377
    Suspected Carcinogens 754
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 272,317
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 21,480
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 217,727
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 377
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 125,510 200
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 239,711
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 256,781
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 284,271
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 250
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 227,757
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 265,301 200
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 173,381

    *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 1,093,520 0 0 0 1,093,520 143,170 NA
    1989 1,000,914 250 0 0 1,001,164 311,900 NA
    1990 683,231 250 0 0 683,481 166,545 NA
    1991 628,653 0 0 0 628,653 939,974 1,790,709
    1992 674,821 0 0 0 674,821 831,582 1,770,126
    1993 826,221 0 0 0 826,221 1,575,734 2,583,588
    1994 1,285,570 0 0 0 1,285,570 1,210,152 2,731,244
    1995 995,747 0 0 0 995,747 1,068,665 2,197,737
    1996 581,039 0 0 0 581,039 578,566 1,228,907
    1997 420,037 0 0 0 420,037 1,364,745 1,266,520
    1998 421,327 0 0 0 421,327 361,555 868,112
    1999 412,206 0 0 0 412,206 293,389 779,623
    2000 278,115 0 0 0 278,115 402,836 753,842
    2001 343,322 360 0 0 343,682 538,899 968,892
    2002 284,601 200 0 0 284,801 449,769 820,527
    "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: GM NAO WILMINGTON ASSEMBLY PLANT
    Mailing Address: 810 BOXWOOD RD., WILMINGTON, DE 19804
    Public Contact: JAMES F. BURKE II
    Phone: (313) 665-3128
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: GMC
    Latitude: 39.728
    Longitude: -75.6114
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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:

    Scorecard's report for NEW CASTLE County on:
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