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Environmental Release Report: GE CO.
 
 
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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:COPPER
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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 Carcinogens 2,968
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 3,468
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 3,468
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,968
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,968
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 3,468
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,468
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,968
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 3,468
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,718
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2,968

    *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 16,146 0 0 0 16,146 12,010 NA
    1989 25,075 0 0 0 25,075 8,789 NA
    1990 57,536 0 0 0 57,536 18,785 NA
    1991 457,484 0 0 0 457,484 15,866 464,366
    1992 569,265 1 0 0 569,266 68,312 637,246
    1993 530,712 0 0 0 530,712 134,742 665,337
    1994 547,729 0 0 0 547,729 663,056 1,210,785
    1995 665,847 0 0 0 665,847 846,085 1,511,932
    1996 698,608 0 0 0 698,608 961,314 1,659,922
    1997 77,347 0 0 0 77,347 1,597,379 876,052
    1998 57,898 0 0 0 57,898 84,826 142,725
    1999 105,051 0 0 0 105,051 85,475 190,526
    2000 119,676 0 0 0 119,676 116,984 237,195
    2001 2,729 0 0 0 2,729 101,361 104,090
    2002 3,718 0 0 0 3,718 90,531 99,389
    "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: GE CO.
    Mailing Address: 2328 POINT MALLARD DR. S.E., DECATUR, AL 35609
    Public Contact: KIM FREEMAN
    Phone: (502) 452-7819
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: GE CO.
    Latitude: 34.58844
    Longitude: -86.94814
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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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