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Environmental Release Report: PEERLESS PRODS. INC.
 
 
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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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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized developmental 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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:TOLUENE
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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 Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 22,296
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 6,370
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 15,926
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 22,296
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 22,296
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 22,296
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 22,296
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 22,296
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 22,296
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 22,296

    *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
    1989 42,300 0 0 0 42,300 0 NA
    1990 46,700 0 0 0 46,700 0 NA
    1991 44,000 0 0 0 44,000 10,900 75,900
    1992 52,367 0 0 0 52,367 22,490 74,857
    1995 24,440 0 0 0 24,440 32,398 89,237
    1996 50,000 0 0 0 50,000 160,000 370,000
    1997 60,000 0 0 0 60,000 625,900 565,900
    1998 38,255 0 0 0 38,255 85,045 72,627
    1999 47,750 0 0 0 47,750 18,545 84,840
    2000 17,109 0 0 0 17,109 900 18,009
    2001 14,620 0 0 0 14,620 1,509 16,124
    2002 22,296 0 0 0 22,296 16,145 38,441
    "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: PEERLESS PRODS. INC.
    Mailing Address: 2403 S. MAIN ST., FORT SCOTT, KS 66701
    Public Contact: RUSSELL S. HORN
    Phone: (620) 224-3114
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: PEERLESS PRODS. INC.
    Latitude: 37.81029
    Longitude: -94.70911
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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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