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Environmental Release Report: SAINT GOBAIN CORP. ADVANCED CERAMICS
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Noncancer 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: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 8,680
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 8,680
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 8,680
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 8,680
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 8,680

    *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 1,578 0 0 0 1,578 2,342 NA
    1989 1,624 0 0 0 1,624 0 NA
    1990 1,519 0 0 0 1,519 5 NA
    1991 1,349 0 0 0 1,349 0 218,473
    1992 1,268 0 0 0 1,268 0 246,074
    1993 2,198 0 0 0 2,198 0 340,667
    1994 2,199 0 0 0 2,199 0 402,192
    1995 3,198 0 0 0 3,198 0 585,677
    1996 4,304 0 0 0 4,304 0 206,759
    1997 4,697 0 0 0 4,697 0 226,780
    1998 5,362 0 0 0 5,362 0 261,230
    1999 6,602 0 0 0 6,602 0 323,968
    2000 7,866 0 0 0 7,866 12,741 190,179
    2001 8,560 0 0 0 8,560 8,328 183,957
    2002 8,680 0 0 0 8,680 5,891 153,267
    "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: SAINT GOBAIN CORP. ADVANCED CERAMICS
    Mailing Address: 168 CREEKSIDE DR., AMHERST, NY 14228
    Public Contact: WILLIAM HILL
    Phone: (716) 691-2007
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 43.03076
    Longitude: -78.82252
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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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