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Environmental Release Report: PHELPS DODGE MIAMI INC.
 
 
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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:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 27,600
    Suspected Carcinogens 7,507
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 31,638
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 25,702
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 6,150
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 47,355
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 52,855
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 30,505
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 228,500
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 30,852
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 25,600
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 3,000
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 276,755
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 237,136

    *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 16,880,000 0 16,880,000 29,011 NA
    1989 0 0 13,658,434 0 13,658,434 2,470 NA
    1990 86,000 0 5,670,360 0 5,756,360 0 NA
    1991 154,300 2,600 3,604,000 0 3,760,900 1,510,000 435,264,000
    1992 126,000 0 3,048,000 0 3,174,000 1,715,000 394,955,000
    1993 135,500 5 6,088,000 0 6,223,505 3,391,000 341,589,000
    1994 132,700 0 7,624,000 0 7,756,700 56,000 339,067,300
    1995 145,019 443 10,712,090 0 10,857,552 0 396,466,598
    1996 304,330 500 25,533,600 0 25,838,430 2,152,880 509,613,800
    1997 206,800 0 19,210,200 0 19,417,000 976,010 19,876,800
    1998 324,765 0 123,067,010 0 123,391,775 5,865 123,362,476
    1999 529,000 0 206,592,000 0 207,121,000 110,760 207,173,074
    2000 310,109 0 144,802,010 0 145,112,119 956,753 146,005,424
    2001 333,752 0 97,838,452 0 98,172,204 328,000 99,362,948
    2002 311,488 0 22,452,944 0 22,764,432 558,625 23,275,745
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 .51 0 0 0 .51 0 .51
    2001 .418 0 0 0 .418 0 .418
    2002 .42 0 0 0 .42 0 .4
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: PHELPS DODGE MIAMI INC.
    Mailing Address: HWY. 60, CLAYPOOL, AZ 85532
    Public Contact: KEN VAUGHN
    Phone: (602) 366-8318
    SIC Code: 10 Metal Mining
    2002 Parent Company: PHELPS DODGE
    Latitude: 33.41333
    Longitude: -110.86139
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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

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

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