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Environmental Release Report: CAMBRIDGE PLATING 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:TRICHLOROETHYLENE
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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 13,585
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 13,585
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 13,585
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 13,585
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 13,585
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 13,585
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 13,585
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 13,585
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 13,585
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 13,835
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 13,835

    *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 58,260 0 0 0 58,260 47,013 NA
    1989 73,960 0 0 0 73,960 70,012 NA
    1990 60,155 0 0 0 60,155 48,836 NA
    1991 25,580 0 0 0 25,580 48,877 277,528
    1992 21,406 0 0 0 21,406 96,928 216,727
    1994 20,802 0 0 0 20,802 51,570 198,984
    1995 15,354 0 0 0 15,354 72,065 124,334
    1996 58,545 0 0 0 58,545 63,502 179,797
    1997 24,155 0 0 0 24,155 38,355 108,503
    1998 15,535 0 0 0 15,535 5,070 81,445
    1999 15,457 0 0 0 15,457 55,502 171,787
    2000 15,510 0 0 0 15,510 192,485 347,646
    2001 9,786 0 0 0 9,786 139,477 247,226
    2002 13,835 0 0 0 13,835 114,657 208,705
    "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: CAMBRIDGE PLATING CO.
    Mailing Address: 39 HITTINGER ST., BELMONT, MA 02478
    Public Contact: THOMAS MAHONEY
    Phone: (617) 489-2750
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 42.39477
    Longitude: -71.16031
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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 MIDDLESEX County on:

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