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Environmental Release Report: GIBRALTAR STEEL CORP.
 
 
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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
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 671
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 17,391
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 671
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 16,720
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 671
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 671
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 17,391
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 17,391
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 29,211
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 671
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 16,720
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 29,211
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 12,491

    *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 20,500 0 0 0 20,500 72,250 NA
    1989 20,500 0 0 0 20,500 72,250 NA
    1990 15,500 0 0 0 15,500 61,250 NA
    1991 250 0 0 0 250 52,000 52,000
    1992 10,500 0 0 0 10,500 60,000 70,585
    1993 11,800 0 0 0 11,800 61,000 72,700
    1994 10,800 0 0 0 10,800 50,000 60,800
    1995 10,500 0 0 0 10,500 32,750 40,555
    1996 10,409 0 0 0 10,409 266,610 276,519
    1997 11,569 0 0 0 11,569 628,530 263,948
    1998 24,988 0 0 0 24,988 308,620 333,377
    1999 26,042 0 0 0 26,042 353,363 379,585
    2000 12,005 0 0 0 12,005 291,712 302,949
    2001 673 0 0 0 673 212,155 212,828
    2002 29,211 0 0 0 29,211 192,933 220,874
    "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: GIBRALTAR STEEL CORP.
    Mailing Address: 2555 WALDEN AVE., BUFFALO, NY 14225
    Public Contact: EDWARD SIBILIO
    Phone: (716) 684-1020
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 42.9065
    Longitude: -78.7418
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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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