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Environmental Release Report: TENNESSEE ELECTROPLATING
 
 
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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):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental 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:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER 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 58,362 435
    Suspected Carcinogens 10 48
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 262,025 82,655
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 56,150 8
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 229,425 177
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 54,620
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 147,952 483
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 285,585 201
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 288,807 258
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 288,807 258
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 8
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 265,512 427
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 289,827 620
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 289,572 475

    *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 468,750 935 0 0 469,685 76,000 NA
    1989 393,500 403 0 0 393,903 61,000 NA
    1990 281,340 454 0 0 281,794 80,895 NA
    1991 295,530 349 0 0 295,879 356,800 2,370,729
    1992 342,530 443 0 0 342,973 487,869 2,878,176
    1993 492,530 342 0 0 492,872 508,600 2,386,605
    1994 384,130 357 0 0 384,487 429,400 2,423,821
    1995 327,630 18,237 0 0 345,867 447,200 1,549,385
    1996 387,730 16,100 0 0 403,830 362,800 974,313
    1997 376,350 14,098 0 0 390,448 672,400 1,530,157
    1998 426,930 29,389 0 0 456,319 224,440 1,151,968
    1999 536,420 34,915 0 0 571,335 466,015 1,276,515
    2000 487,675 17,702 0 0 505,377 345,600 1,069,900
    2001 285,740 19,746 0 0 305,486 230,686 762,710
    2002 289,827 83,098 0 0 372,925 68,207 830,156
    "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: TENNESSEE ELECTROPLATING
    Mailing Address: 164 VIAR RD., RIPLEY, TN 38063
    Public Contact: STEVE SHERRIFF
    Phone: (731) 635-0671
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: SIEGEL-ROBERT INC.
    Latitude: 35.71806
    Longitude: -89.55222
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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

    Scorecard's report for LAUDERDALE County on:

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