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Environmental Release Report: HOBET MINING 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
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:AMMONIA
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 225,091 22,509
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 225,091 22,509
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 225,091 22,509
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 225,091 22,509
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 225,091 22,509

    *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
    1998 191,653 21,295 0 0 212,948 0 212,948
    1999 189,579 21,064 0 0 210,643 0 210,643
    2000 464,629 51,626 0 0 516,255 0 516,255
    2001 228,491 22,849 0 0 251,340 0 228,491
    2002 225,091 22,509 0 0 247,600 0 225,091
    "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: HOBET MINING INC.
    Mailing Address: US RT. 119 S SHAFFER RD. EXIT, MADISON, WV 25130
    Public Contact: LAWRENCE D. EMERSON
    Phone: (304) 357-5716
    SIC Code: 12 Coal Mining
    2002 Parent Company: ARCH COAL INC.
    Latitude: 38.11361
    Longitude: -81.84944
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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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