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Environmental Release Report: FORD MOTOR CO. LIMA ENGINE 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 Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER
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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
    Suspected Carcinogens 47
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 38
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 38
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 54
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 85
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 81
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 10
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 88
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 88
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 54

    *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 96,750 0 0 0 96,750 289,000 NA
    1989 45,000 0 0 0 45,000 7,250 NA
    1990 65,850 0 0 0 65,850 5,050 NA
    1991 59,650 0 0 0 59,650 10,150 69,700
    1992 93,215 0 0 0 93,215 383,080 475,580
    1993 402 0 0 0 402 911,673 912,075
    1994 169 0 0 0 169 340,965 342,540
    1995 1,020 0 0 0 1,020 300,383 299,593
    1996 555 0 0 0 555 347,308 347,500
    1997 155 0 0 0 155 764,607 383,535
    1998 127 0 0 0 127 317,507 320,379
    1999 125 0 0 0 125 313,003 313,626
    2000 130 0 0 0 130 319,535 319,192
    2001 91 0 0 0 91 271,464 251,359
    2002 88 0 0 0 88 170,772 174,438
    "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: FORD MOTOR CO. LIMA ENGINE PLANT
    Mailing Address: 1155 BIBLE RD., LIMA, OH 45801
    Public Contact: LISA YANKIE
    Phone: (419) 226-7021
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: FORD MOTOR CO.
    Latitude: 40.77398
    Longitude: -84.08402
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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

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