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Environmental Release Report: GE BETZ
 
 
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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 Potential Human Health Risks
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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 755
    Suspected Carcinogens 255
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,510
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,510
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 265
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 255
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,510
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 755
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,510
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 755
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,775
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,765

    *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 1,721 0 0 0 1,721 12,306 NA
    1989 2,141 0 0 0 2,141 10,633 NA
    1990 143 0 0 0 143 9,576 NA
    1991 1,406 0 0 0 1,406 3,184 6,904
    1992 2,332 0 0 0 2,332 2,814 5,205
    1993 1,781 0 0 0 1,781 7,277 11,014
    1994 2,926 0 0 0 2,926 996 4,690
    1995 262 0 0 0 262 284 546
    1996 1,034 0 0 0 1,034 9 2,087
    1997 1,038 0 0 0 1,038 1,248 2,293
    1998 1,030 0 0 0 1,030 6,665 7,695
    1999 814 1,821 0 0 2,635 53,945 56,612
    2000 647 0 0 0 647 8,727 9,374
    2001 647 0 0 0 647 6,298 7,578
    2002 1,775 0 0 0 1,775 6,830 7,815
    "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: GE BETZ
    Mailing Address: 2118 REISER AVE. S.E., NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH 44663
    Public Contact: BRYAN CONNOR
    Phone: (330) 339-2292
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: GE CO.
    Latitude: 40.45574
    Longitude: -81.41189
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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

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