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Environmental Release Report: CHROMIUM PROCESS 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:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
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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 22 8
    Suspected Carcinogens 2 2
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 22 8
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 9
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 13 8
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 24 10
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 11 2
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 9
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 9
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 9
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 13 8
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 15 10
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 15 10

    *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 51,159 3,500 0 0 54,659 19,500 NA
    1989 42,043 2,000 0 0 44,043 22,825 NA
    1990 48,161 1,500 0 0 49,661 9,800 NA
    1991 38,727 625 0 50 39,402 11,400 146,787
    1992 33,046 700 0 0 33,746 8,901 140,127
    1993 3,840 70 0 0 3,910 3,910 98,285
    1994 2,200 80 0 0 2,280 8,640 114,920
    1995 160 50 0 0 210 5,000 55,170
    1996 25 30 0 0 55 6,251 13,306
    1997 19 23 0 0 42 10,738 11,411
    1998 18 16 0 0 34 3,718 9,748
    1999 23 16 0 0 39 11,081 17,418
    2000 15 11 0 0 26 6,806 13,030
    2001 24 10 0 0 34 3,702 10,027
    2002 24 10 0 0 34 2,080 8,307
    "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: CHROMIUM PROCESS CO.
    Mailing Address: 113 W. CANAL ST., SHELTON, CT 06484
    Public Contact: NORMAN E. TICE
    Phone: (203) 924-1666
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 41.31694
    Longitude: -73.09222
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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

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