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Environmental Release Report: METALLURGICAL PRODS. CO.
 
 
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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:NICKEL
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER
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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 3
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 520 380
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 265 49
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 10 3
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 520 380
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 520 379
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 255 331
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 275 336
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 530 382
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 530 382
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 265 334

    *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 1,000 0 0 0 1,000 1,500 NA
    1989 2,000 0 0 0 2,000 2,500 NA
    1990 285 0 0 0 285 2,252 NA
    1991 285 0 0 0 285 2,910 55,351
    1992 285 0 0 0 285 2,910 55,351
    1993 285 0 0 0 285 2,910 55,351
    1994 520 1,000 0 0 1,520 112,435 98,586
    1995 530 1,010 0 0 1,540 135,898 138,196
    1996 530 510 0 0 1,040 110,762 94,589
    1997 520 1,005 0 0 1,525 210,288 105,071
    1998 530 328 0 0 858 200,538 201,396
    1999 530 1,560 0 0 2,090 74,055 76,675
    2000 530 441 0 0 971 59,753 60,566
    2001 530 200 0 0 730 120,357 121,076
    2002 530 382 0 0 912 78,815 87,839
    "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: METALLURGICAL PRODS. CO.
    Mailing Address: 810 LINCOLN AVE., WEST CHESTER, PA 19381
    Public Contact: MICHAEL H. GOODMAN
    Phone: (610) 696-9230
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 39.9713
    Longitude: -75.5941
    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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