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Environmental Release Report: JOHN MORRELL & CO.
 
 
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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:AMMONIA
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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 Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 31,039 147
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 31,039 147
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 31,039 147
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 31,039 147
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 31,039 147

    *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 98,616 12,000 0 0 110,616 0 NA
    1989 51,400 0 0 0 51,400 0 NA
    1990 66,712 0 0 0 66,712 0 NA
    1991 128,191 0 0 0 128,191 291,504 319,695
    1992 47,300 0 0 0 47,300 47,800 94,500
    1993 23,472 0 0 0 23,472 54,871 78,343
    1994 30,140 0 0 0 30,140 56,395 86,119
    1995 28,082 0 0 0 28,082 68,233 112,399
    1996 27,264 0 0 0 27,264 9,255 64,454
    1997 41,598 66 0 0 41,664 3,571 76,598
    1998 47,115 142 0 0 47,257 9,031 91,136
    1999 51,935 279 0 0 52,214 9,462 78,771
    2000 35,739 48 0 0 35,787 32,340 86,209
    2001 51,009 19 0 0 51,028 26,342 106,395
    2002 31,039 147 0 0 31,186 22,364 70,818
    "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: JOHN MORRELL & CO.
    Mailing Address: 1200 BLUFF RD., SIOUX CITY, IA 51107
    Public Contact: STEVE DRAVLAND
    Phone: (605) 330-3656
    SIC Code: 20 Food And Kindred Products
    2002 Parent Company: SMITHFIELD FOODS INC.
    Latitude: 42.48035
    Longitude: -96.38613
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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

    Scorecard's report for WOODBURY County on:

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