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Environmental Release Report: HEARTLAND 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
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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 36
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 36
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 36
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 36
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 36
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 36
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 304
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 304
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 36
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 267
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 304
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 36

    *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
    1992 134 0 0 0 134 0 1,322,828
    1993 2,559 0 0 0 2,559 136,692 26,643,833
    1994 2,172 0 0 0 2,172 18,714 18,722,444
    1995 3,394 0 0 0 3,394 698,209 34,607,823
    1996 314,920 0 0 0 314,920 371,890 23,731,735
    1997 1,315 0 0 0 1,315 1,160 3,424,493
    1998 2,035 0 0 0 2,035 550 4,067,067
    1999 12,000 0 0 0 12,000 0 12,000
    2000 209,700 0 0 0 209,700 0 209,700
    2001 80,365 0 0 0 80,365 0 80,352
    2002 304 0 44,473 0 44,777 0 44,776
    "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 .366 .732 0 0 1.10 0 .366
    2001 .3663 0 0 0 .3663 0 .3663
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: HEARTLAND CEMENT CO.
    Mailing Address: 1765 LIMESTONE LN., INDEPENDENCE, KS 67301
    Public Contact: WILLIAM BERTIE
    Phone: (620) 331-0200
    SIC Code: 32 Stone, Clay, And Glass Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 37.21181
    Longitude: -95.68107
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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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