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Environmental Release Report: ALLEGHENY LUDLUM CORP.
 
 
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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
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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 255 250
    Suspected Carcinogens 250 250
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 510 485,255
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 510 255
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 505 500
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 250 250
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 255 5
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 255 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 510 10
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 765 260
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,565 515
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,310 510

    *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 14,000 0 0 0 14,000 1,018,650 NA
    1989 6,600 0 0 0 6,600 569,965 NA
    1990 7,130 0 0 0 7,130 1,036,020 NA
    1991 8,830 0 0 0 8,830 925,170 1,950,500
    1992 2,285 0 0 0 2,285 1,819,520 4,485,800
    1993 3,755 0 0 0 3,755 1,920,520 4,733,400
    1994 2,255 0 0 0 2,255 904,900 2,641,280
    1995 3,070 510 0 0 3,580 287,260 1,908,820
    1996 3,470 510 0 0 3,980 1,161,260 8,866,210
    1997 3,470 515 0 0 3,985 1,641,360 7,846,370
    1998 3,470 460,515 0 0 463,985 436,375 19,395,370
    1999 3,670 500,515 0 0 504,185 296,950 20,503,680
    2000 3,570 510,515 0 0 514,085 266,650 53,279,200
    2001 3,370 440,515 0 0 443,885 349,590 21,261,610
    2002 3,565 485,515 0 0 489,080 138,900 21,047,260
    "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: 130 LINCOLN AVE., VANDERGRIFT, PA 15690
    Public Contact: DAN GREENFIELD
    Phone: (412) 394-3004
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: ALLEGHENY TECHS. INC.
    Latitude: 40.60569
    Longitude: -79.56454
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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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