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Environmental Release Report: ANSONIA COPPER & BRASS INC.
 
 
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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
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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 59 19
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 59 19
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 36 10
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 23 9
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 36 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,330 86
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 400 111
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 41 10
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 41 10
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 36 10
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 28 9
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 2,699 187
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 59 19

    *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 773 210 14 0 997 0 NA
    1989 3,124 132 0 0 3,256 78 NA
    1990 11,210 115 0 0 11,325 2,303 NA
    1991 9,681 83 0 0 9,764 719,351 1,203,683
    1992 10,163 46 0 0 10,209 867,105 1,471,512
    1993 10,443 285 0 0 10,728 1,073,859 1,759,872
    1994 13,454 984 0 0 14,438 1,253,835 1,303,269
    1995 3,896 462 0 0 4,358 1,903,972 1,909,695
    1996 3,678 334 0 0 4,012 1,928,805 1,872,858
    1997 3,715 456 0 0 4,171 3,875,376 1,942,531
    1998 3,765 338 0 0 4,103 1,710,366 1,714,973
    1999 5,600 259 0 0 5,859 1,894,443 1,901,314
    2000 3,695 139 0 0 3,834 1,802,578 1,797,980
    2001 2,792 133 0 0 2,925 972,255 1,001,895
    2002 2,699 187 0 0 2,886 974,054 977,366
    "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: ANSONIA COPPER & BRASS INC.
    Mailing Address: 75 LIBERTY ST., ANSONIA, CT 06401
    Public Contact: ROBERT MCGANN
    Phone: (203) 732-6642
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: ANSONIA COPPER & BRASS INC.
    Latitude: 41.34944
    Longitude: -73.08278
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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

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