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Environmental Release Report: AM GENERAL CORP.
 
 
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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):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive 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:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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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 55,736
    Suspected Carcinogens 126,529
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 357,302
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 135,193
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 239,099
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 55,736
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 281,896
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 475,710
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 500,818
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 537,300
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 25,111
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 306,497
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 526,515
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 500,821

    *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 349,500 0 0 0 349,500 73,300 NA
    1989 274,750 0 0 0 274,750 65,055 NA
    1990 220,714 0 0 0 220,714 53,656 NA
    1991 151,250 0 0 0 151,250 234,535 464,500
    1992 132,200 0 0 0 132,200 203,635 424,700
    1993 127,595 255 0 0 127,850 223,265 437,140
    1994 134,850 11 0 0 134,861 169,410 303,420
    1995 83,250 15 0 0 83,265 185,010 255,037
    1996 71,005 15 0 0 71,020 158,185 228,267
    1997 57,705 20 0 0 57,725 355,050 234,865
    1998 53,869 0 0 0 53,869 161,137 214,720
    1999 56,940 0 0 0 56,940 169,066 225,717
    2000 53,083 0 0 0 53,083 306,932 359,967
    2001 107,073 0 0 0 107,073 361,505 482,937
    2002 537,303 0 0 0 537,303 73,697 610,761
    "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: AM GENERAL CORP.
    Mailing Address: 13200 MCKINLEY HWY., MISHAWAKA, IN 46545
    Public Contact: RICHARD GEHRING
    Phone: (574) 258-3421
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: RENCO GROUP
    Latitude: 41.68087
    Longitude: -86.12257
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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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