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Environmental Release Report: GIANT REFINING 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:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY 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 12,083
    Suspected Carcinogens 4,097
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 46,994
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 29,186
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 47,642
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 12,080
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 40,549
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 37,895
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 48,133
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 12
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 101,819
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 10,025
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 66,644
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 84,429
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 48,131

    *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
    1989 129,170 0 8,174 0 137,344 0 NA
    1990 125,945 0 8,040 0 133,985 0 NA
    1991 140,663 0 34,189 0 174,852 5 231,082
    1992 132,409 0 7,360 0 139,769 0 184,010
    1993 149,942 0 6,890 0 156,832 0 154,591
    1994 353,321 0 6,060 0 359,381 0 734,576
    1995 449,086 0 5,731 0 454,817 0 1,198,177
    1996 624,843 0 25,312 0 650,155 0 1,394,185
    1997 621,525 0 25,243 0 646,768 0 1,395,818
    1998 584,698 0 22,877 0 607,575 0 1,351,943
    1999 154,630 0 26,670 0 181,300 0 169,673
    2000 101,747 0 9 0 101,757 119 101,829
    2001 103,146 0 80 0 103,226 53 103,248
    2002 102,007 0 2,267 0 104,274 4,418 110,287
    "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: GIANT REFINING CO.
    Mailing Address: I-40 EXIT 39, JAMESTOWN, NM 87347
    Public Contact: DORINDA MANCINI
    Phone: (505) 722-3833
    SIC Code: 29 Petroleum And Coal Products
    2002 Parent Company: GIANT INDS. ARIZONA INC.
    Latitude: 35.48905
    Longitude: -108.43111
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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:

    Scorecard's report for MCKINLEY County on:
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