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Environmental Release Report: SUMMIT CORP. OF AMERICA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
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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:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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 600 166
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,020 187,015
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 160 .550
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 440 166
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 420 31
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 600 166
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 400 137
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 160 .550
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 580 32
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 160 .550
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 440 166
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,660 333
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,420 197

    *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 4,500 9,650 0 0 14,150 530,000 NA
    1989 19,250 8,400 0 0 27,650 137,393 NA
    1990 11,250 6,800 0 0 18,050 63,000 NA
    1991 70,763 860 0 0 71,623 26,813 757,780
    1992 13,983 587 0 0 14,570 41,494 723,450
    1993 14,193 616 0 0 14,809 28,207 3,106,760
    1994 5,563 605 0 0 6,168 32,255 840,350
    1995 3,793 435 0 0 4,228 37,520 243,010
    1996 3,793 633 0 0 4,426 41,494 233,070
    1997 3,794 479 0 0 4,273 86,978 226,780
    1998 3,792 341 0 0 4,133 28,614 238,070
    1999 3,820 195,368 0 0 199,188 36,521 439,150
    2000 3,822 257,227 0 0 261,049 50,033 626,507
    2001 3,820 160,556 0 0 164,376 49,631 433,400
    2002 3,820 187,151 0 0 190,971 0 476,688
    "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: SUMMIT CORP. OF AMERICA
    Mailing Address: 1430 WATERBURY RD., THOMASTON, CT 06787
    Public Contact: MARK A. CONTI
    Phone: (860) 283-4391
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 41.62306
    Longitude: -73.065
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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 LITCHFIELD County on:

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