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Environmental Release Report: WHEELER LUMBER L.L.C.
 
 
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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:

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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:PENTACHLOROPHENOL
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:PENTACHLOROPHENOL
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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 2,464 11
    Suspected Carcinogens 2 .600
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 3 6
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1 5
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,464 11
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3 6
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,464 11
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 3 6
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3 6
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2,466 12

    *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 4,581 0 0 0 4,581 5,485 NA
    1989 5,467 0 0 0 5,467 0 NA
    1990 47,450 0 0 0 47,450 0 NA
    1991 8,901 0 0 0 8,901 0 340,669
    1992 15,868 0 0 0 15,868 0 326,287
    1993 11,240 0 0 0 11,240 0 36,811,000
    1996 8,480 0 0 0 8,480 34,350 29,668,250
    1997 16,012 0 0 0 16,012 63,800 58,023,345
    1998 9,180 180 0 0 9,360 26,238 35,978
    1999 3,021 163 0 0 3,184 264,790 266,820
    2000 3,343 222 0 0 3,565 17,408 20,884
    2001 359 19 0 0 378 18,043 20,623
    2002 2,466 12 0 0 2,478 12,482 20,189
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 0 12.60 0 0 12.60 87.60 100
    2001 0 3.80 0 0 3.80 267 271
    2002 0 2.40 0 0 2.40 219 250
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: WHEELER LUMBER L.L.C.
    Mailing Address: HWY. 14E, WHITEWOOD, SD 57793
    Public Contact: JEFF PARRETT
    Phone: (605) 269-2215
    SIC Code: 24 Lumber And Wood Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 44.47096
    Longitude: -103.63627
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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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