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Environmental Release Report: SILGAN CONTAINERS MFG. CORP. LYONS
 
 
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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:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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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 50,232
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 39,605
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 7,934
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 39,605
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 49,547
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 53,995
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 35,842
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 53,995
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 23,524

    *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 52,642 0 0 0 52,642 32,233 NA
    1989 54,359 0 0 0 54,359 101,432 NA
    1990 109,733 0 5 0 109,738 49,636 NA
    1991 77,642 0 5 0 77,647 1,420,575 1,730,441
    1992 73,102 0 0 0 73,102 1,009,711 1,395,769
    1993 39,204 0 0 0 39,204 1,211,258 1,619,275
    1994 51,373 0 0 0 51,373 1,244,118 1,826,551
    1995 40,387 0 0 0 40,387 1,038,887 1,609,463
    1996 79,763 0 0 0 79,763 90,109 672,552
    1997 59,577 0 0 0 59,577 258,026 572,223
    1998 69,681 0 0 0 69,681 129,545 600,415
    1999 49,630 0 0 0 49,630 91,210 444,410
    2000 66,924 0 0 0 66,924 70,620 381,760
    2001 47,972 0 0 0 47,972 16,257 335,680
    2002 53,995 0 0 0 53,995 33,011 390,958
    "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: SILGAN CONTAINERS MFG. CORP. LYONS
    Mailing Address: COLE RD., LYONS, NY 14489
    Public Contact: BOB BENNETT
    Phone: (209) 863-3116
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: SILGAN HOLDINGS INC.
    Latitude: 43.0568
    Longitude: -76.97617
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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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