POLLUTION LOCATOR| Toxic Chemical Releases | Reports

Environmental Release Report: J & L SPECIALTY STEEL L.L.C.
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
    0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% 100%

    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:

    See how this facility ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank facilities in PENNSYLVANIA or in BEAVER 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.

  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 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
    List chemicals contributing to noncancer risk

    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 731 379
    Suspected Carcinogens 535 572
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,014 513,616
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 77 34
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 916 345
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,529 1,578
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 632 768
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 360 37
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 262
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 830 373
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 77 34
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,365 684
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 20,837 2,045
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 18,979 917

    *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.
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 6,550 4,218 1,250 0 12,018 6,244,292 NA
    1989 7,617 1,250 0 0 8,867 2,057,399 NA
    1990 43,450 750 5 0 44,205 1,545,950 NA
    1991 51,535 750 0 0 52,285 2,133,671 13,354,060
    1992 33,732 647 0 0 34,379 2,249,551 12,793,930
    1993 44,830 162 0 0 44,992 1,182,308 26,762,300
    1994 34,510 229 0 0 34,739 1,056,457 29,551,196
    1995 33,951 900,131 0 0 934,082 1,119,898 28,033,980
    1996 34,224 1,000,162 0 0 1,034,386 1,041,444 30,152,530
    1997 40,740 1,700,309 0 0 1,741,049 2,336,616 27,519,357
    1998 76,060 3,800,497 0 0 3,876,557 708,424 36,874,981
    1999 27,347 2,150,472 0 0 2,177,819 6,418,778 32,629,228
    2000 23,603 2,282,214 0 0 2,305,817 5,165,489 24,589,889
    2001 16,226 468,515 0 0 484,741 4,510,890 17,308,538
    2002 20,914 515,313 0 0 536,227 4,741,187 38,079,872
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
      [ top ]
     
     
    Send a FAX to the management of this facility. (free)
    Email EPA
    Join an online discussion about this facility


    Email a Scorecard Community Report to a friend
    Network with environmental groups
    Learn how to use Scorecard to find out about toxics in your community


    Contribute to Environmental Defense
    Volunteer with environmental groups in your community

      [ top ]
     
     
  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: J & L SPECIALTY STEEL L.L.C.
    Mailing Address: 12TH ST. & MIDLAND AVE., MIDLAND, PA 15059
    Public Contact: DARYL K. FOX
    Phone: (412) 375-1723
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: J & L SPECIALTY STEEL L.L.C.
    Latitude: 40.63528
    Longitude: -80.45944
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 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

    Scorecard's report for BEAVER County on:

  •   [ top ]