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Environmental Release Report: NEWMONT MINING CORP. LONE TREE MINE
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    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
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to noncancer risk

    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
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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 1,824 1,031
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,322 6,058
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 19,125 60,969
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,829 69
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,294 2,980
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 16,000
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,853 1,581
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,842 501
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 44,112 8,451
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 13,004
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 44,127 12,469
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,820 51
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 41,012 11,380
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 54,062 15,940
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 54,039 11,340

    *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
    1998 53,069 113,750 53,660,265 0 53,827,084 0 55,287,251
    1999 35,969 117,776 29,283,332 0 29,437,077 0 30,408,548
    2000 41,368 106,790 35,316,696 0 35,464,854 3 36,954,172
    2001 44,004 65,548 21,248,034 0 21,357,586 171 23,974,862
    2002 57,183 76,009 58,553,511 0 58,686,703 57 62,025,380
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Facility Information
    Mailing Address: STONEHOUSE EXIT 212, VALMY, NV 89438
    Public Contact: MARY KORPI
    Phone: (775) 778-4270
    SIC Code: 10 Metal Mining
    2002 Parent Company: NEWMONT MINING CORP.
    Latitude: 40.83185
    Longitude: -117.20957
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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

    Scorecard's report for HUMBOLDT County on:

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