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Environmental Release Report: NORTH STAR FACILITY - MN
 
 
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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):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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    Rank facilities in MINNESOTA or in RAMSEY County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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 COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY 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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 415 6
    Suspected Carcinogens 420 15
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 586 6
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 497 5
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 89 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 4,746 182
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,370 7
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 326 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 3,894 19
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 326 5
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 3,486 1
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 8,612 192
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,198 2

    *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 151,706 250 2,180,250 0 2,332,206 0 NA
    1989 167,285 0 1,233,900 0 1,401,185 0 NA
    1990 214,400 0 1,388,000 0 1,602,400 0 NA
    1991 62,485 0 0 0 62,485 3,453,900 3,516,018
    1992 46,321 0 0 0 46,321 1,877,400 1,923,721
    1993 28,051 0 0 0 28,051 1,488,570 1,516,980
    1994 32,438 365 0 0 32,803 1,900,960 1,933,656
    1995 24,387 367 0 0 24,754 4,094,830 4,119,703
    1996 35,067 162 0 0 35,229 4,270,277 4,298,852
    1997 16,358 169 0 0 16,527 8,582,168 4,307,621
    1998 25,923 204 0 0 26,127 4,482,219 4,508,355
    1999 6,274 182 0 0 6,456 4,878,813 4,989,828
    2000 17,526 141 0 0 17,667 4,565,115 4,984,835
    2001 10,912 158 0 0 11,070 4,677,420 4,914,676
    2002 9,969 197 0 0 10,166 5,252,344 8,542,981
    "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: NORTH STAR FACILITY - MN
    Mailing Address: 1678 RED ROCK RD., SAINT PAUL, MN 55119
    Public Contact: JUDD EBERSVILLER
    Phone: (651) 731-5697
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: CARGILL INC.
    Latitude: 44.89084
    Longitude: -93.01134
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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

    Information about whether this facility is in compliance with applicable environmental laws is available from EPA's Sector Facility Indexing Project:

    Scorecard's report for RAMSEY County on:
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