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Environmental Release Report: PEMCO 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 16
    Suspected Carcinogens 20
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 33,881
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 256
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 33,620
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 256
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 41
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 36
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 33,871
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 33,605
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 33,871
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .800
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 33,630
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 33,671
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 33,901

    *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 3,962 106 0 0 4,068 96,115 NA
    1989 556 205 0 0 761 22,434 NA
    1990 481 111 0 0 592 12,024 NA
    1991 123 68 0 0 191 9,699 9,891
    1992 43 110 0 0 153 2,484 2,635
    1993 60 60 0 0 120 2,085 7,298
    1994 68 27 0 0 95 2,753 21,740
    1995 67 26 0 0 93 2,564 23,808
    1996 38,101 72 0 0 38,173 2,524 656,252
    1997 34,067 62 0 0 34,129 2,370 576,622
    1998 34,064 44 0 0 34,108 2,909 580,028
    1999 36,284 1 0 0 36,285 13,507 592,785
    2000 38,325 36 0 0 38,361 6,013 674,337
    2001 35,927 25 0 0 35,952 15,124 594,798
    2002 33,936 0 0 0 33,936 14,890 553,831
    "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: PEMCO CORP.
    Mailing Address: 5601 EASTERN AVE., BALTIMORE, MD 21224
    Public Contact: JOHN M. MCMAHON
    Phone: (410) 631-4369
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 39.28639
    Longitude: -76.54778
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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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