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Environmental Release Report: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS 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
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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 10,358
    Suspected Carcinogens 579
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 74,425
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 14,385
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 74,049
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 10,357
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 65,838 2
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 81,880
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 87,226
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 95,117
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .200
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 82,588
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 94,929 2
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 87,632

    *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 145,661 262 292 0 146,215 5,772 NA
    1989 81,168 23 1,054 0 82,245 48,852 NA
    1990 56,293 71 5,784 0 62,148 85,229 NA
    1991 70,672 107 469 0 71,248 274,928 624,454
    1992 61,888 236 0 0 62,124 130,728 718,767
    1993 66,384 243 0 0 66,627 324,776 1,549,953
    1994 72,614 97 740 0 73,451 144,905 786,548
    1995 62,007 67 122 0 62,196 755,086 1,474,206
    1996 149,724 540 0 0 150,264 676,277 2,078,630
    1997 113,454 222 0 0 113,676 910,663 1,812,123
    1998 113,269 233 0 0 113,502 452,577 1,589,784
    1999 117,363 15 0 0 117,378 416,448 1,676,879
    2000 96,130 15 0 0 96,145 500,334 1,728,807
    2001 97,111 5 0 0 97,116 582,665 1,720,879
    2002 95,127 2 0 0 95,129 629,309 1,812,686
    "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: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS CO.
    Mailing Address: 2325 HOLLINS FERRY RD., BALTIMORE, MD 21230
    Public Contact: FRANCIS HUPPMANN
    Phone: (410) 625-8284
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS
    Latitude: 39.2641
    Longitude: -76.643
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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

    Scorecard's report for BALTIMORE (CITY) County on:

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