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Environmental Release Report: BLUE DIAMOND GROWERS
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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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:

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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:PROPYLENE OXIDE
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:PROPYLENE OXIDE
    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 7,346
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 7,346
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 7,346
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 7,346
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 7,346
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 7,346
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 7,346
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 7,346

    *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 18,500 0 0 0 18,500 0 NA
    1989 33,122 0 0 0 33,122 8,200 NA
    1990 23,680 0 0 0 23,680 0 NA
    1991 28,528 0 0 0 28,528 0 28,528
    1992 43,730 0 0 0 43,730 0 43,730
    1993 46,536 0 0 0 46,536 0 46,536
    1994 29,070 0 0 0 29,070 0 29,070
    1995 91,629 0 0 0 91,629 0 91,635
    1996 14,272 0 0 0 14,272 0 32,572
    1997 13,800 0 0 0 13,800 0 35,900
    1998 16,345 0 0 0 16,345 0 40,945
    1999 17,053 0 0 0 17,053 0 41,743
    2001 8,050 0 0 0 8,050 0 41,270
    2002 7,346 0 0 0 7,346 0 43,769
    "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: BLUE DIAMOND GROWERS
    Mailing Address: 1802 C ST., SACRAMENTO, CA 95814
    Public Contact: SUSAN BRAUNER
    Phone: (916) 442-0771
    SIC Code: 20 Food And Kindred Products
    2002 Parent Company: BLUE DIAMOND GROWERS
    Latitude: 38.58504
    Longitude: -121.47808
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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

    Scorecard's report for SACRAMENTO County on:

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