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Environmental Release Report: GOODYEAR TIRE & RUBBER 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:1,3-BUTADIENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:AMMONIA
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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 8,310
    Suspected Carcinogens 269,936 2
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 278,306 22,029
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 8,310
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 269,936 1,681
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 269,936 2
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 269,936 2
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 269,996 1,681
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 363,141 7,055
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 363,141 7,055
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 8,310
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 354,771 5,376
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 363,141 7,055
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 363,141 5,376

    *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 1,549,450 3,432 750 0 1,553,632 21,096 NA
    1989 1,166,223 3,352 755 0 1,170,330 127,852 NA
    1990 965,126 3,738 510 0 969,374 203,808 NA
    1991 833,570 2,524 510 0 836,604 1,800 1,578,870
    1992 838,599 818 147 0 839,564 282,800 1,726,880
    1993 637,250 1,000 510 0 638,760 4,250 1,490,100
    1994 717,850 510 510 0 718,870 3,450 1,263,360
    1995 487,850 52,660 5 0 540,515 8,644 801,350
    1996 421,680 51,805 265 0 473,750 3,353 768,570
    1997 396,940 52,905 10 0 449,855 6,970 742,830
    1998 390,698 55,676 5 0 446,379 3,973 766,417
    1999 374,305 57,114 6 0 431,425 3,721 734,816
    2000 399,993 15,319 108 0 415,420 3,648 715,935
    2001 386,459 30,879 30 0 417,368 2,781 683,683
    2002 363,141 27,403 8 0 390,553 490 601,716
    "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: GOODYEAR TIRE & RUBBER CO.
    Mailing Address: 2000 GOODYEAR DR., HOUSTON, TX 77017
    Public Contact: DICK HENSE
    Phone: (713) 475-5420
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: GOODYEAR TIRE & RUBBER CO.
    Latitude: 29.70528
    Longitude: -95.2575
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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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