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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
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:NICKEL
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER 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 5 2
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5 2
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 5 2
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 5 2
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 55 19
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 5 2
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 5 2
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 55 19
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5 2

    *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 0 82 0 0 82 2,304 NA
    1989 0 101 0 0 101 0 NA
    1990 15 82 0 0 97 19 NA
    1991 15 70 0 0 85 9,956 289,383
    1992 15 37 0 0 52 23,034 223,300
    1993 15 25 0 0 40 8,872 228,908
    1994 15 20 0 0 35 28,426 238,556
    1995 255 34 0 0 289 29,345 29,433
    1996 255 28 0 0 283 10 14,307
    1997 55 30 0 0 85 13,096 6,640
    1998 55 22 0 0 77 17,915 17,992
    1999 55 28 0 0 83 14,795 14,844
    2000 55 14 0 0 69 28,428 28,470
    2001 55 29 0 0 84 2,139 18,685
    2002 55 19 0 0 74 13,961 13,834
    "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: 725 BANK ST., WATERBURY, CT 06708
    Public Contact: ROBERT MCGANN
    Phone: (203) 732-6642
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 41.546
    Longitude: -73.04459
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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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