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Environmental Release Report: NUCOR CORP. VULCRAFT GROUP ST. JOE DIV.
 
 
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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:NICKEL
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MANGANESE
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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 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 112,090
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 112,090
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 112,090
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 112,315
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 173,837
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 112,316
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 173,837
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 61,522

    *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 18,788 0 0 0 18,788 0 NA
    1989 36,109 0 0 0 36,109 0 NA
    1990 71,370 0 0 0 71,370 0 NA
    1991 35,200 0 0 0 35,200 3,300 38,500
    1992 46,158 0 0 0 46,158 0 46,158
    1993 88,401 0 0 0 88,401 0 88,000
    1994 77,832 0 0 0 77,832 0 77,833
    1995 215,915 0 0 0 215,915 88,000 304,261
    1996 211,360 0 0 0 211,360 172,268 383,628
    1997 157,289 0 0 0 157,289 81,168 197,871
    1998 193,979 0 0 0 193,979 64,980 258,959
    1999 216,172 0 0 0 216,172 61,604 274,430
    2000 236,962 0 0 0 236,962 85,911 322,874
    2001 120,754 0 0 0 120,754 83,866 225,999
    2002 173,837 0 0 0 173,837 76,922 271,783
    "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: NUCOR CORP. VULCRAFT GROUP ST. JOE DIV.
    Mailing Address: 6610 COUNTY RD. 60, SAINT JOE, IN 46785
    Public Contact: TIM JONES
    Phone: (260) 337-1884
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NUCOR CORP.
    Latitude: 41.31272
    Longitude: -84.87661
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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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