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Environmental Release Report: GM MLCG FAIRFAX ASSEMBLY
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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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:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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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 73,054
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 676,269
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 8,754
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 437,470
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 73,054
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 348,779 90
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 446,190
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 586,244
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 687,264 70
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 34
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 435,130 70
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 687,269 160
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 572,954

    *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 1,219,350 0 0 0 1,219,350 166,019 NA
    1989 1,083,419 0 0 0 1,083,419 25,120 NA
    1990 1,311,210 0 0 0 1,311,210 3,100 NA
    1991 956,005 0 0 0 956,005 326,415 2,581,799
    1992 1,165,605 0 0 0 1,165,605 155,850 2,692,084
    1993 852,110 250 0 0 852,360 447,760 2,108,746
    1994 963,320 250 0 0 963,570 199,215 1,294,130
    1995 986,385 250 0 0 986,635 271,350 1,386,124
    1996 846,741 480 0 0 847,221 452,661 1,440,332
    1997 1,089,901 0 0 0 1,089,901 1,244,480 1,827,824
    1998 1,043,653 0 0 0 1,043,653 721,664 1,937,309
    1999 1,259,739 0 0 0 1,259,739 834,620 2,220,965
    2000 760,475 0 0 0 760,475 451,130 1,313,575
    2001 858,743 304 0 0 859,047 428,718 1,426,419
    2002 687,295 160 0 0 687,455 348,465 1,144,196
    "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: GM MLCG FAIRFAX ASSEMBLY
    Mailing Address: 3201 FAIRFAX TRAFFICWAY, KANSAS CITY, KS 66115
    Public Contact: JAMES F. BURKE
    Phone: (313) 665-3128
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: GMC
    Latitude: 39.14697
    Longitude: -94.61094
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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

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

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