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Environmental Release Report: WHIRLPOOL CORP.
 
 
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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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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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 Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 79,180 5
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 70,300 5
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 70,000
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 70,300 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 300 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 78,880
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 300 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 70,305 5

    *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 351,000 0 0 0 351,000 4,951 NA
    1989 394,350 0 0 0 394,350 5,954 NA
    1990 179,850 0 0 0 179,850 4,871 NA
    1991 76,550 11 0 0 76,561 326,443 433,190
    1992 79,401 15 0 0 79,416 357,861 461,621
    1993 34,084 15 0 0 34,099 220,266 319,771
    1994 221,118 15 0 0 221,133 214,973 535,131
    1995 250,505 5 0 0 250,510 467,105 793,358
    1996 162,750 5 0 0 162,755 334,355 539,930
    1997 94,400 5 0 0 94,405 2,510 120,870
    1998 65,005 5 0 0 65,010 20,360 104,472
    1999 62,255 5 0 0 62,260 4,260 70,883
    2000 131,905 5 0 0 131,910 7,455 139,062
    2001 82,505 5 0 0 82,510 8,455 90,474
    2002 79,185 5 0 0 79,190 4,945 84,152
    "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: WHIRLPOOL CORP.
    Mailing Address: 1714 HEIL QUAKER BLVD., LA VERGNE, TN 37013
    Public Contact: FRED CONTRERAS
    Phone: (615) 641-7511
    SIC Code: 35 Industrial Machinery And Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: WHIRLPOOL CORP.
    Latitude: 36.01973
    Longitude: -86.60666
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
    • 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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