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Environmental Release Report: EXIDE TECHS. DBA GNB INDL. POWER
 
 
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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):
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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:CADMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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 465 8
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 467 8
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 465 8
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2 .020
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 465 8
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 465 8
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 463 8
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 467 8
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 465 8
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2 .023
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4 .043
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2 .023

    *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 7,550 0 0 0 7,550 1,008 NA
    1989 3,450 0 0 0 3,450 1,750 NA
    1990 1,870 0 0 0 1,870 525 NA
    1991 1,437 61 0 0 1,498 965,160 968,826
    1992 1,807 57 0 0 1,864 1,202,386 1,219,201
    1993 1,532 57 0 0 1,589 2,416,771 2,405,195
    1994 1,073 19 0 0 1,092 2,230,418 2,217,713
    1995 1,617 13 0 0 1,630 2,344,564 2,519,653
    1996 913 17 0 0 930 3,005,122 3,005,849
    1997 811 14 0 0 825 4,769,060 2,372,412
    1998 720 15 0 0 735 2,549,621 2,534,210
    1999 801 14 0 0 815 2,163,666 2,108,511
    2000 944 9 0 0 953 3,244,275 3,223,523
    2001 721 0 0 0 721 2,394,253 2,428,052
    2002 467 8 0 0 475 2,020,189 2,021,647
    "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: EXIDE TECHS. DBA GNB INDL. POWER
    Mailing Address: 2475 W. STATION ST., KANKAKEE, IL 60901
    Public Contact: KEVIN SMITH
    Phone: (815) 937-7701
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: EXIDE TECHS.
    Latitude: 41.11845
    Longitude: -87.90041
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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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