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Environmental Release Report: ALLEGHENY LUDLUM CORP.
 
 
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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    Rank facilities in PENNSYLVANIA or in WESTMORELAND County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
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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 5,240 2,060
    Suspected Carcinogens 3,650 1,000
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 11,100 690,815
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 3,490 1,810
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 5,600 255
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 32,190 3,060
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 7,640 3,060
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 7,840 2,565
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 3,850 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 14,350 10,715
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 3,490 1,810
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 12,610 9,155
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 42,610 10,410
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 11,800 1,260

    *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 121,300 2,500 0 0 123,800 5,983,250 NA
    1989 117,950 2,250 0 0 120,200 3,233,713 NA
    1990 116,700 1,015 0 0 117,715 6,224,450 NA
    1991 77,000 1,515 0 0 78,515 4,991,105 17,450,700
    1992 67,700 1,015 0 0 68,715 1,983,515 17,016,600
    1993 92,900 1,015 0 0 93,915 2,183,800 22,746,300
    1994 77,500 1,515 0 0 79,015 1,854,471 17,122,290
    1995 73,805 15,310 0 0 89,115 5,961,970 17,416,870
    1996 46,805 694,860 0 0 741,665 8,172,070 15,234,470
    1997 50,905 714,860 0 0 765,765 19,150,810 17,570,290
    1998 47,860 763,305 0 0 811,165 5,359,360 14,927,076
    1999 56,300 764,110 0 0 820,410 5,647,400 16,350,914
    2000 50,008 853,710 0 0 903,718 5,455,605 15,154,977
    2001 46,260 744,910 0 0 791,170 4,939,442 14,135,115
    2002 46,100 700,220 0 0 746,320 10,787,729 19,021,148
    "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: ALLEGHENY LUDLUM CORP.
    Mailing Address: 100 RIVER RD., BRACKENRIDGE, PA 15068
    Public Contact: DAN GREENFIELD
    Phone: (412) 394-3034
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: ALLEGHENY TECHS. INC.
    Latitude: 40.60566
    Longitude: -79.72262
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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

    Information about whether this facility is in compliance with applicable environmental laws is available from EPA's Sector Facility Indexing Project:

    Scorecard's report for WESTMORELAND County on:
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