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Environmental Release Report: GOLD KIST BOAZ PROCESSING PLANT
 
 
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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 13,153 356
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 13,153 356
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 13,153 356
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 13,153 356
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 13,153 356

    *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 2,712 0 0 0 2,712 34,694 NA
    1989 500 0 0 0 500 56,000 NA
    1990 12,010 0 0 0 12,010 16,346 NA
    1991 24,000 0 0 0 24,000 56,000 111,000
    1992 26,000 0 0 0 26,000 75,000 101,000
    1993 26,000 2 0 0 26,002 41 26,041
    1995 17,000 16 0 0 17,016 6,500 23,500
    1996 12,000 16 0 0 12,016 6,200 18,200
    1997 32,400 28 0 0 32,428 6,500 38,900
    1998 31,000 58 0 0 31,058 9,000 40,000
    1999 16,700 109 0 0 16,809 6,100 22,900
    2000 12,200 48 0 0 12,248 4,900 17,100
    2001 14,923 46 0 0 14,969 7,775 22,698
    2002 13,153 356 0 0 13,509 11,400 24,909
    "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: GOLD KIST BOAZ PROCESSING PLANT
    Mailing Address: GOLD KIST ST., BOAZ, AL 35956
    Public Contact: GREG MOORE
    Phone: (770) 393-5040
    SIC Code: 20 Food And Kindred Products
    2002 Parent Company: GOLD KIST INC.
    Latitude: 34.1957
    Longitude: -86.18283
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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 MARSHALL County on:

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