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Environmental Release Report: GENERAL CABLE
 
 
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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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    *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:COPPER COMPOUNDS
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    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
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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 Kidney Toxicants 13 2
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 13 2
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 16,093 4

    *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 9,540 0 0 0 9,540 0 NA
    1989 15,345 0 0 0 15,345 0 NA
    1990 9,560 0 0 0 9,560 0 NA
    1991 8,954 0 0 0 8,954 3,289 12,251
    1993 5 250 0 0 255 3,777 3,800
    1994 14,010 505 0 0 14,515 387,705 402,518
    1995 13,941 505 0 0 14,446 455,062 468,281
    1996 14,996 505 0 0 15,501 139,961 302,795
    1997 13,615 505 0 0 14,120 474,726 250,875
    1998 15,448 255 0 0 15,703 235,363 250,605
    1999 15,145 255 0 0 15,400 269,186 266,349
    2000 15,947 22 0 0 15,969 195,727 213,363
    2001 15,302 22 0 0 15,324 207,584 222,908
    2002 16,106 6 176,904 0 193,016 172,092 193,729
    "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: GENERAL CABLE
    Mailing Address: 1392 REMMEL DAM RD., MALVERN, AR 72105
    Public Contact: BILL GARIBAY
    Phone: (501) 844-4301
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: GENERAL CABLE CORP.
    Latitude: 34.46871
    Longitude: -92.84914
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  • Links

    • 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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