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Environmental Release Report: USS MON VALLEY WORKS IRVIN P LANT
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive 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:LEAD
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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 53 217
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 53 9,317
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 44 120
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 9 97
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 44 120
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 53,118 997
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 44 120
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 53,044 820
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 53,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 17,044 820
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 44 120
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 9 797
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 70,118 1,697
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 53,053 217

    *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 14,966 15,470 0 0 30,436 133,400 NA
    1990 33,883 1,000 0 0 34,883 435,051 NA
    1991 29,699 810 0 0 30,509 671,140 992,141
    1992 602 870 0 0 1,472 11,250,376 11,305,202
    1993 6,988 410 0 0 7,398 16,267,086 16,607,553
    1994 84,279 1,265 0 0 85,544 924,178 1,863,598
    1995 176,305 18,352 0 0 194,657 133,554 2,430,550
    1996 90,489 25,440 0 0 115,929 48,224 1,264,020
    1997 48,404 530 0 0 48,934 172,888 1,195,800
    1998 63,377 511 0 0 63,888 142,045 2,483,330
    1999 47,342 770 0 0 48,112 115,091 1,301,870
    2000 36,332 1,773 0 0 38,105 104,675 2,243,410
    2001 21,982 1,696 0 0 23,678 142,773 2,041,810
    2002 70,118 10,797 0 0 80,915 267,908 2,144,300
    "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: USS MON VALLEY WORKS IRVIN P LANT
    Mailing Address: CAMP HOLLOW RD., WEST MIFFLIN, PA 15123
    Public Contact: MIKE DIXON
    Phone: (412) 433-6860
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: UNITED STATES STEEL CORP.
    Latitude: 40.34472
    Longitude: -79.92398
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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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