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Environmental Release Report: TECH CAST INC.
 
 
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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):
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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:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:NICKEL
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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 10 5
    Suspected Carcinogens 10 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 10 5
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 10 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 20 10
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 20 10
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 10 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 10 5
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 20 10
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 20 10
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 20 10

    *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 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
    1989 500 0 0 0 500 1,000 NA
    1990 750 0 0 0 750 0 NA
    1991 10 0 10 0 20 250 0
    1992 10 0 10 0 20 250 0
    1993 10 0 500 0 510 250 0
    1994 255 0 0 0 255 2,355 2,268
    1995 510 10 0 0 520 1,750 852
    1996 510 25 0 0 535 1,760 1,913
    1997 510 0 0 0 510 4,170 2,082
    1998 30 15 0 0 45 510 1,223
    1999 265 10 0 0 275 2,510 1,776
    2000 510 10 0 0 520 2,552 2,093
    2001 20 10 0 0 30 1,270 1,163
    2002 20 10 0 0 30 270 891
    "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: TECH CAST INC.
    Mailing Address: 640 S. CHERRY ST., MYERSTOWN, PA 17042
    Public Contact: SHANNAN BLEVINS
    Phone: (717) 866-9009
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: CMI MANAGEMENT SERVICES INC.
    Latitude: 40.36791
    Longitude: -76.30073
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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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