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Environmental Release Report: GERBER PRODS. 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 Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 25,067

    *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 44,080 0 0 0 44,080 167,975 NA
    1989 37,400 0 0 0 37,400 15,400 NA
    1990 43,200 0 0 0 43,200 1,776,008 NA
    1991 38,490 0 427,785 0 466,275 82,399 662,825
    1992 33,177 0 424,475 0 457,652 73,725 654,877
    1993 43,626 0 204,534 0 248,160 99,746 466,097
    1994 34,800 0 154,700 0 189,500 109,000 408,000
    1995 27,200 0 0 0 27,200 0 146,312
    1996 35,295 0 0 0 35,295 0 122,710
    1997 28,740 0 0 0 28,740 3,500 77,391
    1998 14,000 0 0 0 14,000 4,850 77,519
    1999 18,140 106 0 0 18,246 1,013,552 1,031,798
    2000 4,500 148 0 0 4,648 110,784 115,294
    2001 250 3,951 0 0 4,201 101,035 115,870
    2002 0 25,067 0 0 25,067 160,344 185,419
    "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: GERBER PRODS. CO.
    Mailing Address: 4301 HARRIET LN., FORT SMITH, AR 72904
    Public Contact: GREG PUTMAN
    Phone: (479) 784-5247
    SIC Code: 20 Food And Kindred Products
    2002 Parent Company: NOVARTIS AG
    Latitude: 35.4292
    Longitude: -94.3811
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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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