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Environmental Release Report: NUCOR CORP. VULCRAFT DIV.
 
 
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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:NICKEL
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MANGANESE
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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 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 13,843
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 13,843
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 13,843
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 14,064
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 14,065
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 14,065
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 14,065
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1

    *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
    1995 5 0 0 0 5 8,565 64,885
    1996 5 0 250 0 255 7,260 7,299
    1997 5 0 250 0 255 15,710 7,897
    1998 5 0 250 0 255 8,237 8,282
    1999 5 0 250 0 255 8,567 8,614
    2000 20,024 0 500 0 20,524 83,039 103,293
    2001 17,576 0 446 0 18,022 130,994 149,127
    2002 14,065 0 12 0 14,077 66,350 80,427
    "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: NUCOR CORP. VULCRAFT DIV.
    Mailing Address: 1501 W. DARLINGTON ST., FLORENCE, SC 29501
    Public Contact: MICHAEL A. KUCEK
    Phone: (843) 664-2259
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NUCOR CORP.
    Latitude: 34.19927
    Longitude: -79.79428
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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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