Steel-Wawa Ore Division, some distance from Sault Ste.
The GLRATEI also indicates that 1998 annual arsenic
Marie, Ontario.  The facility was exempted from NPRI
emissions in the Algoma District are 41,618 lbs. Per year;
reporting.  The arsenic emission from this facility was
however, the NPRI does not identify sources with this
estimated from stack testing emission factors and the
level of  release within that geographic area. However,
production quantity from their sintering operation.  This
communications with provincial staff  indicate that the
facility ceased operation in 1998.
arsenic emissions came from Algoma Steel - Wawa,
Ontario.
TABLE 53
Great Lakes Regional Air Toxic Emissions Inventory, 1998 data
Chipewa County represents Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan
Algoma District represents Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
(lb/yr) for selected contaminants
*1998 NPRI data provided for comparative purposes
POLLUTANT
COUNTY
POINT
AREA
MOBILE SOURCES
TOTAL
NAME
EMISSIONS
EMISSIONS
(road & non-road)
1,2-Dichloroethane
Chippewa County
0.00
34.44
0.00
34.44
Algoma District
0.05
6.98
0.00
7.03
Total for the area
0.05
41.42
0.00
41.47
1,3-Butadiene
Chippewa County
0.00
0.00
4,248.89
4,248.89
Algoma District
0.47
0.00
24,403.65
24,404.12
Total for the area
0.47
0.00
28,652.54
28,653.01
Arsenic
Chippewa County
21.14
0.00
0.05
21.19
Algoma District
41,618.59
2.16
4.59
41,625.34
Total for the area
41,639.73
2.16
4.64
41,646.53
Benzene
Chippewa County
2.78
41,170.57
40,599.43
81,772.78
Algoma District
361,178.10
46,083.04
195,087.75
602,348.89
(NPRI)
(361,161.3*)
Total for the area
361,180.88
87,253.61
235,687.18
684,121.67
Benzo(a)pyrene
Chippewa County
0.00
72.67
0.00
72.67
Algoma District
0.36
90.59
0.00
90.95
Total for the area
0.36
163.26
0.00
163.62
Beryllium
Chippewa County
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Algoma District
66.88
0.94
0.00
67.82
Total for the area
66.88
0.94
0.00
67.82
Cadmium
Chippewa County
1.68
0.82
0.00
2.50
Algoma District
220.25
8.02
1.31
229.58
Total for the area
221.93
8.84
1.31
232.08
Carbon
Chippewa County
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Tetrachloride
Algoma District
136.68
66.46
0.00
203.14
Total for the area
136.68
66.46
0.00
203.14
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