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Environmental Release Report: EATON AEROQUIP 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:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 183
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 28
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 183
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 155
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 28
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 28
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 183
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 28
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 183
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 155
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 155

    *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 86,422 0 0 0 86,422 2,096 NA
    1989 47,519 0 0 0 47,519 1,000 NA
    1990 57,832 0 0 0 57,832 1,250 NA
    1991 53,781 0 0 0 53,781 149,053 240,221
    1992 52,842 0 0 0 52,842 191,010 307,196
    1993 27,417 0 0 0 27,417 116,597 157,573
    1994 29,974 0 0 0 29,974 10,737 40,721
    1995 11,196 0 0 0 11,196 0 11,196
    1996 551 0 0 0 551 6,600 7,151
    1997 515 0 0 0 515 14,062 7,545
    1998 406 0 0 0 406 2,085 2,490
    1999 422 0 0 0 422 1,770 2,192
    2000 500 0 0 0 500 1,950 2,000
    2001 159 0 0 0 159 3,486 3,395
    2002 183 0 0 0 183 183 4,176
    "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: EATON AEROQUIP INC.
    Mailing Address: 240 DANIEL RD., FOREST CITY, NC 28043
    Public Contact: S. GLENN MCLEAN
    Phone: (828) 286-4157
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: EATON CORP.
    Latitude: 35.34958
    Longitude: -81.89383
    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

    Scorecard's report for RUTHERFORD County on:

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