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Environmental Release Report: ISG LACKAWANA INC.
 
 
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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: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 .840 .540
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants .840 .540
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .840 .540
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 26,701 6
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants .840 .540
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 79,801 8,506
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 25,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 54,801 8,506
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .840 .540
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 54,800 8,505
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 81,500 8,510
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 79,800 8,505

    *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 217,300 16,810 280,000 0 514,110 430,000 NA
    1989 29,250 13,000 280,000 0 322,250 66,000 NA
    1990 25,500 14,026 0 0 39,526 731,400 NA
    1991 23,100 9,615 0 0 32,715 690,000 1,112,100
    1992 23,200 12,113 0 0 35,313 661,000 1,092,200
    1993 81,700 11,930 0 0 93,630 908,800 1,404,700
    1994 77,650 37,017 0 0 114,667 885,900 1,371,600
    1995 67,150 27,505 0 0 94,655 1,250,350 1,834,300
    1996 65,000 28,005 0 0 93,005 441,600 532,000
    1997 65,000 28,005 0 0 93,005 741,500 461,000
    1998 82,400 28,555 0 0 110,955 1,418,500 2,006,000
    1999 80,700 28,755 0 0 109,455 370,000 475,000
    2000 81,600 28,421 0 0 110,021 340,000 447,000
    2001 80,401 8,805 0 0 89,206 344,943 432,944
    2002 81,501 8,511 0 0 90,011 5,681 376,826
    "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: ISG LACKAWANA INC.
    Mailing Address: 3175 LAKESHORE RD., BLASDELL, NY 14218
    Public Contact: LARRY SAMPSELL
    Phone: (716) 821-2204
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: INTERNATIONAL STEEL GROUP INC.
    Latitude: 42.81264
    Longitude: -78.84534
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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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