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Environmental Release Report: BHP COPPER N.A. SAN MANUEL OPS.
 
 
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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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    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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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:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER 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 10 4
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 10 4
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 5 4
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 260 254
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 255 254
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 5 4
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 11,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 10 254
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 5 4
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 10 250
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 11,510 750
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 11,005

    *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 897,907 0 81,209 0 979,116 0 NA
    1989 587,990 0 6,040,389 0 6,628,379 1,936 NA
    1990 514,521 0 12,507,045 0 13,021,566 250 NA
    1991 200,763 0 23,877,136 0 24,077,899 780 36,928,782
    1992 222,000 0 22,340,500 0 22,562,500 765 39,171,250
    1993 214,282 0 1,055,200 0 1,269,482 17,362,755 35,642,250
    1994 107,350 0 14,000 0 121,350 1,750 49,091,500
    1995 200,900 0 251,250 0 452,150 14,610 49,501,800
    1996 3,942,534 0 1,706,745 0 5,649,279 10,228,764 81,886,608
    1997 4,512,335 0 1,858,208 0 6,370,543 19,973,110 130,215,952
    1998 2,656,745 0 1,282,328 0 3,939,073 1,783 4,514,000
    1999 642,837 0 406,387 0 1,049,224 61,142 1,144,520
    2000 58,415 10 12,970 0 71,395 101,115 171,460
    2001 57,908 261 322,765 0 380,934 9,658 387,950
    2002 11,515 754 246,498,183 2,184,988 248,695,440 1,712,350 249,418,370
    "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: BHP COPPER N.A. SAN MANUEL OPS.
    Mailing Address: 200 S. REDDINGTON RD., SAN MANUEL, AZ 85631
    Public Contact: JEFF PARKER
    Phone: (520) 385-3581
    SIC Code: 10 Metal Mining
    2002 Parent Company: BHP COPPER INC.
    Latitude: 32.61528
    Longitude: -110.61888
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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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