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Environmental Release Report: AMERICAN WATER HEATER 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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE
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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 58,101
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 58,101
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 250

    *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 260,000 0 0 0 260,000 109,250 NA
    1989 301,555 0 0 0 301,555 26,540 NA
    1990 233,000 0 0 0 233,000 53,500 NA
    1991 2,521,685 0 0 0 2,521,685 86,514 2,609,524
    1992 349,190 0 0 0 349,190 14,102 370,230
    1993 318,869 0 0 0 318,869 21,125 340,043
    1994 439,870 0 0 0 439,870 48,419 488,289
    1995 176,866 0 0 0 176,866 67,541 244,407
    1996 78,816 0 0 0 78,816 49,250 128,066
    1997 72,098 0 0 0 72,098 41,527 92,877
    1998 67,953 0 0 0 67,953 13,334 81,287
    1999 59,261 0 0 0 59,261 9,622 68,883
    2000 55,533 0 0 0 55,533 9,775 65,308
    2001 49,080 0 0 0 49,080 7,560 56,640
    2002 58,351 0 0 0 58,351 136 64,347
    "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: AMERICAN WATER HEATER CO.
    Mailing Address: 1100 E. FAIRVIEW AVE., JOHNSON CITY, TN 37601
    Public Contact: ANDREW M. DEMSKI
    Phone: (423) 434-1500
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: AMERICAN WATER HEATER HOLDINGS INC.
    Latitude: 36.33043
    Longitude: -82.34342
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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 WASHINGTON County on:

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