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Environmental Release Report: 3M CO. TONAWANDA
 
 
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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):
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
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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:CARBON DISULFIDE
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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 Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 657,000
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 657,000
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 657,000
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 657,000
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 27,005
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 657,000
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 657,000
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 684,005
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 684,005

    *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 1,349,000 1,750 0 0 1,350,750 13,500 NA
    1989 1,225,213 106 0 0 1,225,319 1,100 NA
    1990 1,133,960 0 0 0 1,133,960 6,169 NA
    1991 1,111,280 0 0 0 1,111,280 6,557 1,123,372
    1992 747,000 0 0 0 747,000 12,003 1,681,500
    1993 627,050 0 0 0 627,050 25,190 2,462,600
    1994 782,700 0 0 0 782,700 46,000 2,590,000
    1995 844,700 0 0 0 844,700 41,800 3,074,000
    1996 846,700 0 0 0 846,700 20,700 2,463,900
    1997 953,600 0 0 0 953,600 29,900 2,770,425
    1998 632,000 0 0 0 632,000 14,204 2,418,000
    1999 815,300 0 0 0 815,300 10,604 2,482,200
    2000 740,000 0 0 0 740,000 8,000 2,508,000
    2001 671,010 0 0 0 671,010 12,800 2,714,010
    2002 684,005 0 0 0 684,005 6,400 3,092,400
    "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: 3M CO. TONAWANDA
    Mailing Address: 305 SAWYER AVE., TONAWANDA, NY 14150
    Public Contact: MICHAEL MAZUR
    Phone: (716) 876-1596
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: 3M CO. INC.
    Latitude: 42.975
    Longitude: -78.9182
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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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