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Environmental Release Report: TERRA NITROGEN
 
 
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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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER COMPOUNDS
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  • 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 48,000
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 255 1,500
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 250 250
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 505 1,750
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 690,255 11,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 690,255 11,000
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 690,000 9,500
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 690,765 11,505
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 690,265 11,005

    *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 3,814,250 150,700 0 0 3,964,950 0 NA
    1989 3,924,900 173,700 0 0 4,098,600 0 NA
    1990 3,836,655 97,260 0 0 3,933,915 0 NA
    1991 3,826,655 235,260 0 0 4,061,915 0 4,030,110
    1992 3,264,655 280,260 0 0 3,544,915 0 3,531,010
    1993 3,020,855 330,260 0 0 3,351,115 0 3,385,250
    1994 2,636,855 270,505 0 0 2,907,360 85,000 2,954,960
    1995 277,085 3,465 2,015 0 282,565 207,200 485,825
    1996 891,265 64,555 1,010 0 956,830 0 959,080
    1997 877,220 103,955 1,010 0 982,185 0 987,740
    1998 976,520 73,605 1,260 0 1,051,385 14,000 1,056,040
    1999 975,020 119,205 1,760 0 1,095,985 115,000 1,106,040
    2000 966,270 107,955 250 0 1,074,475 0 1,081,540
    2001 976,270 119,505 250 0 1,096,025 0 2,880,040
    2002 690,765 59,505 1,435 0 751,705 77,000 3,078,950
    "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: TERRA NITROGEN
    Mailing Address: 1182 260TH ST., SERGEANT BLUFF, IA 51054
    Public Contact: DALLAS ROBINSON
    Phone: (712) 233-6274
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: TERRA INDS. INC.
    Latitude: 42.32858
    Longitude: -96.37772
    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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