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Environmental Release Report: WYOMING REFINING CO.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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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:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:NAPHTHALENE
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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 2,000
    Suspected Carcinogens 30 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 9,565 1
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 4,713
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 9,498
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,500
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 7,785
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 7,285
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 10,065 1
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 750
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 16,466
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,000
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 12,741 1
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 16,339 1
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 10,065 1

    *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 151,760 7,300 0 0 159,060 1,500 NA
    1989 16,420 14,000 0 0 30,420 0 NA
    1990 11,453 7,560 0 0 19,013 0 NA
    1991 71,440 7,350 25 0 78,815 45 137,883
    1992 61,710 30 275 0 62,015 290 123,986
    1993 66,610 30 280 0 66,920 165 141,230
    1994 64,680 30 2,290 0 67,000 45 176,208
    1995 84,190 280 2,765 0 87,235 40 131,046
    1996 92,850 70 1,540 0 94,460 40 168,484
    1997 92,923 70 1,540 0 94,533 80 158,030
    1998 92,923 70 1,540 0 94,533 40 153,961
    1999 23,154 70 1,540 0 24,764 40 255,695
    2000 26,724 71 255 0 27,050 15 180,577
    2001 18,481 1 0 0 18,482 10 497,879
    2002 18,339 1 0 0 18,340 35 215,348
    "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: WYOMING REFINING CO.
    Mailing Address: 740 W. MAIN ST., NEWCASTLE, WY 82701
    Public Contact: PAT HAVENER
    Phone: (307) 746-4445
    SIC Code: 29 Petroleum And Coal Products
    2002 Parent Company: HERMES CONSOLIDATED INC.
    Latitude: 43.85229
    Longitude: -104.21006
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
    • 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

    Information about whether this facility is in compliance with applicable environmental laws is available from EPA's Sector Facility Indexing Project:

    Scorecard's report for WESTON County on:
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