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Environmental Release Report: WHIRLPOOL CORP.
 
 
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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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE
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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 380,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 380,000
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 32

    *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 2,019,800 540 0 0 2,020,340 674,093 NA
    1989 1,384,600 250 0 0 1,384,850 395,050 NA
    1990 769,425 250 0 0 769,675 128,874 NA
    1991 714,555 0 0 0 714,555 10,580 1,119,690
    1992 670,055 0 0 0 670,055 75,820 1,144,830
    1993 613,262 0 0 0 613,262 82,580 1,014,392
    1994 824,015 0 0 0 824,015 89,399 1,354,414
    1995 801,520 0 0 0 801,520 93,325 1,426,505
    1996 828,525 0 0 0 828,525 74,343 1,406,304
    1997 927,275 0 0 0 927,275 127,226 1,498,618
    1998 1,135,276 0 0 0 1,135,276 66,779 1,743,631
    1999 1,261,276 0 0 0 1,261,276 110,114 2,047,402
    2000 909,778 0 0 0 909,778 111,890 1,597,318
    2001 530,282 0 0 0 530,282 95,690 875,472
    2002 380,032 0 0 0 380,032 42,007 425,389
    "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: WHIRLPOOL CORP.
    Mailing Address: 6400 JENNY LIND RD., FORT SMITH, AR 72908
    Public Contact: MONA MENDOZA
    Phone: (501) 648-2470
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 35.32201
    Longitude: -94.41314
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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

    Scorecard's report for SEBASTIAN County on:

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