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Environmental Release Report: KANTHAL BUILDING 2
 
 
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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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:AMMONIA
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 120
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 120
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 120
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 120
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 120

    *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
    1990 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
    1991 120 0 0 0 120 5,400 5,520
    1992 120 0 0 0 120 8,300 8,420
    1993 120 0 0 0 120 10,500 10,620
    1994 120 0 0 0 120 10,000 10,120
    1995 120 0 0 0 120 9,000 9,120
    1996 120 0 0 0 120 8,380 8,500
    1997 120 0 0 0 120 21,000 10,620
    1998 120 0 0 0 120 22,632 22,752
    1999 120 0 0 0 120 19,165 19,285
    2000 120 0 0 0 120 8,204 14,786
    2001 120 0 0 0 120 7,115 7,210
    2002 120 0 0 0 120 32,983 66,076
    "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: KANTHAL BUILDING 2
    Mailing Address: 119 WOOSTER ST., BETHEL, CT 06801
    Public Contact: LARS ERICSSON
    Phone: (203) 744-1440
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: SANDVIK INC.
    Latitude: 41.37953
    Longitude: -73.41721
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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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