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Environmental Release Report: ROYSTON LABS. DIV.
 
 
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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:TOLUENE
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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 13,517
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 5,116
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 8,401
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 8,636
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 13,517
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 13,517
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 13,517
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 13,517
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 13,518
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 13,517

    *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 6,317 0 0 0 6,317 5,133 NA
    1989 18,145 0 0 0 18,145 6,918 NA
    1990 15,990 0 0 0 15,990 4,463 NA
    1991 8,474 0 0 0 8,474 5,067 25,502
    1992 10,995 0 0 0 10,995 4,556 27,929
    1993 11,679 0 0 0 11,679 4,485 31,790
    1994 13,321 0 0 0 13,321 4,554 39,004
    1995 12,608 0 0 0 12,608 4,553 29,274
    1996 11,515 0 0 0 11,515 5,381 29,747
    1997 12,929 0 0 0 12,929 12,152 31,840
    1998 10,548 0 0 0 10,548 7,864 46,069
    1999 9,555 0 0 0 9,555 6,623 33,885
    2000 11,715 0 0 0 11,715 3,825 23,013
    2001 11,372 0 0 0 11,372 2,316 20,308
    2002 13,518 0 0 0 13,518 15,251 47,942
    "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: ROYSTON LABS. DIV.
    Mailing Address: 128 FIRST ST., PITTSBURGH, PA 15238
    Public Contact: GREGG PELAGIO
    Phone: (412) 828-1500
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: CHASE CORP.
    Latitude: 40.4873
    Longitude: -79.86597
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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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