POLLUTION LOCATOR| Toxic Chemical Releases | Reports

Environmental Release Report: HUSSEY COPPER LTD.
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
    0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% 100%

    Total environmental releases:

    See how this facility ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank facilities in KENTUCKY or in HENRY County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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.

  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 405
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 405
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 405
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 405
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 405

    *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.
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 255 0 0 0 255 47,155 NA
    1989 255 0 0 0 255 51,055 NA
    1990 750 0 0 0 750 53,202 NA
    1991 2,410 0 0 0 2,410 44,255 76,251
    1992 2,210 0 0 0 2,210 32,980 78,932
    1993 2,210 0 0 0 2,210 49,034 114,642
    1994 2,210 0 0 0 2,210 49,968 115,605
    1995 2,260 0 0 0 2,260 52,009 102,755
    1996 4,665 0 0 0 4,665 72,015 117,905
    1997 4,665 0 0 0 4,665 76,020 119,905
    1998 1,415 0 0 0 1,415 51,315 119,905
    1999 415 0 0 0 415 49,320 71,805
    2000 415 0 0 0 415 25,520 50,909
    2001 410 0 0 0 410 765 26,909
    2002 405 0 0 0 405 15 26,909
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
      [ top ]
     
     
    Email EPA
    Join an online discussion about this facility


    Email a Scorecard Community Report to a friend
    Network with environmental groups
    Learn how to use Scorecard to find out about toxics in your community


    Contribute to Environmental Defense
    Volunteer with environmental groups in your community

      [ top ]
     
     
  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: HUSSEY COPPER LTD.
    Mailing Address: 1178 MULBERRY RD., EMINENCE, KY 40019
    Public Contact: CHARLES TURNER
    Phone: (502) 845-5663
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: HUSSEY COPPER LTD.
    Latitude: 38.35853
    Longitude: -85.16564
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 HENRY County on:

  •   [ top ]