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Environmental Release Report: ASH GROVE CEMENT CO.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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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:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC 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 152
    Suspected Carcinogens 362
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 823
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 477
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 260
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 139
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 155,883
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 533
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 155,907
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 155,400
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,056
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 11
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 690
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 156,321
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 155,906

    *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 554 0 0 0 554 0 NA
    1989 15,000 0 0 0 15,000 0 NA
    1990 4,607 0 127,700 0 132,307 0 NA
    1991 2,610 0 187,600 0 190,210 0 8,788,076
    1992 2,413 0 71,000 0 73,413 28,300 5,992,113
    1993 4,123 0 133,372 0 137,495 0 6,953,385
    1994 20,987 0 145,527 0 166,514 9,363 8,175,727
    1995 22,665 0 47,000 0 69,665 0 8,745,303
    1996 4,231 0 7,200 0 11,431 0 5,527,962
    1997 42,830 0 101,930 0 144,760 248,760 6,035,567
    1998 126,930 0 189,500 0 316,430 47,350 12,261,097
    1999 109,505 0 18,250 0 127,755 12,637 14,628,611
    2000 113,222 0 87,572 0 200,794 21,383 11,854,198
    2001 58,976 0 49,917 0 108,893 56,022 2,277,469
    2002 156,772 0 179,064 0 335,836 20,000 9,239,798
    "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 1.61 0 25.20 0 26.81 0 16.81
    2001 .8206 0 0 0 .8206 0 .8206
    2002 .7808 0 0 0 .7808 0 .7808
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: ASH GROVE CEMENT CO.
    Mailing Address: 1801 N. SANTA FE, CHANUTE, KS 66720
    Public Contact: BRUCE W. NEWELL
    Phone: (620) 431-4500
    SIC Code: 32 Stone, Clay, And Glass Products
    2002 Parent Company: ASH GROVE CEMENT CO.
    Latitude: 37.69902
    Longitude: -95.45706
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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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