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Environmental Release Report: EMERSON ELECTRIC 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:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 85,257
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 152
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 50,300
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 152
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 20,552
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 50,452
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 50,452
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 98,607
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 152
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 85,105
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 98,607
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 20,552

    *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 0 0 0 0 0 2,737 NA
    1989 474,157 0 0 0 474,157 5,316 NA
    1990 158,603 0 0 0 158,603 6,144 NA
    1991 38,237 0 0 0 38,237 86,931 127,685
    1992 65,306 0 0 0 65,306 90,697 142,350
    1993 64,251 0 0 0 64,251 82,870 148,120
    1994 114,967 0 0 0 114,967 89,316 204,278
    1995 98,698 0 0 0 98,698 194,289 292,982
    1996 162,708 0 0 0 162,708 92,617 255,320
    1997 193,119 0 3,400 0 196,519 198,800 1,342,400
    1998 138,315 0 0 0 138,315 165,400 303,560
    1999 165,355 0 0 0 165,355 196,713 362,113
    2000 144,455 0 0 0 144,455 169,119 313,519
    2001 117,197 0 0 0 117,197 119,483 236,725
    2002 98,607 0 0 0 98,607 97,918 195,766
    "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: EMERSON ELECTRIC CO.
    Mailing Address: 1000 S. SECOND AVE., PARAGOULD, AR 72450
    Public Contact: DERWOOD C. BILES
    Phone: (870) 239-2171
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: EMERSON ELECTRIC CO.
    Latitude: 36.06115
    Longitude: -90.56375
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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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