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Environmental Release Report: KANTHAL BUILDING 1
 
 
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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 1,930
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,930
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,930
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,930
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,930

    *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 71,630 0 0 0 71,630 31,106 NA
    1989 79,960 0 0 0 79,960 6 NA
    1990 63,298 0 0 0 63,298 12 NA
    1991 19,877 0 0 0 19,877 40,014 59,879
    1992 20,030 0 0 0 20,030 36,911 56,945
    1993 23,500 0 0 0 23,500 41,511 63,942
    1994 14,530 1 0 0 14,531 67,154 81,448
    1995 1,930 0 0 0 1,930 83,810 85,730
    1996 1,930 0 0 0 1,930 65,013 66,930
    1997 1,930 0 0 0 1,930 231,418 117,630
    1998 1,930 0 0 0 1,930 78,311 80,221
    1999 1,930 0 0 0 1,930 128,768 130,678
    2000 1,930 0 0 0 1,930 106,586 108,516
    2001 1,930 0 0 0 1,930 138,224 140,129
    2002 1,930 0 0 0 1,930 122,707 247,334
    "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 1
    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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