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Environmental Release Report: BMW MFG. CORP.
 
 
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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):
    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: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 2,611
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 166,144
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 16,331
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 138,881
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,608
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 23,879
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 153,682
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 147,327
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 179,948
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 227
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 153,863
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 164,755
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 41,536

    *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
    1994 0 0 0 0 0 0 53,627
    1995 46,452 0 0 0 46,452 90,938 217,424
    1997 75,622 0 0 0 75,622 474,506 569,053
    1998 51,500 0 0 0 51,500 223,019 372,941
    1999 61,900 0 0 0 61,900 200,991 426,636
    2000 121,665 0 0 0 121,665 195,319 510,807
    2001 164,113 0 0 0 164,113 307,093 631,373
    2002 180,071 0 0 0 180,071 293,425 704,641
    "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: BMW MFG. CORP.
    Mailing Address: 1400 HWY. 101 S., GREER, SC 29651
    Public Contact: BOBBY HITT
    Phone: (864) 989-5536
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 34.89769
    Longitude: -82.16545
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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:

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