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Environmental Release Report: HOLCIM (US) INC. ARTESIA 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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CARBON TETRACHLORIDE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CARBON TETRACHLORIDE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY 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 7,020
    Suspected Carcinogens 360
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 10,150
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 4,845
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 5,805
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 6,460
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 250,285
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5,605
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 254,825
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 244,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 11,945
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 4,255
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 5,795
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 255,530
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 255,030

    *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 0 98,600 0 0 98,600 0 NA
    1989 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
    1990 0 5 0 0 5 0 NA
    1991 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    1993 5,442 0 0 0 5,442 8,200 13,265,609
    1994 11,891 0 0 0 11,891 50,800 44,805,029
    1995 18,282 0 0 0 18,282 25,100 23,653,926
    1996 99,627 0 17,630 0 117,257 0 5,986,762
    1997 107,380 0 16,010 0 123,390 0 11,973,129
    1998 103,175 0 14,030 0 117,205 32,235 17,447,274
    1999 102,880 0 39,800 0 142,680 10,340 17,235,542
    2000 153,945 0 84,210 0 238,155 0 28,214,984
    2001 237,440 0 94,557 0 331,997 0 32,420,874
    2002 256,950 0 31,646 0 288,596 0 38,818,949
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 9.00 0 4.00 0 13.00 0 13.00
    2002 1.30 0 0 0 1.30 0 1.30
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: HOLCIM (US) INC. ARTESIA PLANT
    Mailing Address: 8677 HWY. 45 S. ALTERNATE, ARTESIA, MS 39736
    Public Contact: JAMES C. BOYD
    Phone: (662) 272-5121
    SIC Code: 32 Stone, Clay, And Glass Products
    2002 Parent Company: HOLCIM (US) INC.
    Latitude: 33.37083
    Longitude: -88.62917
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    • 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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