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Environmental Release Report: WHEELING CORRUGATING CO. BEECH BOTTOM PLANT
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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    Noncancer 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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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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 20,000
    Suspected Carcinogens 9
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 123,300
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 68,300
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 8,600
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 16,300 119
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 56,900 9
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 93,300
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 123,300
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 56,900
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 123,300 119
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 61,300 9

    *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 111,000 0 0 0 111,000 460 NA
    1989 82,000 0 0 0 82,000 0 NA
    1990 94,000 0 0 0 94,000 0 NA
    1991 46,000 267 1,100 0 47,367 2,900 3,241,100
    1992 24,500 509 0 0 25,009 7,200 884,700
    1993 21,500 926 1,100 0 23,526 3,900 744,400
    1994 32,000 605 0 0 32,605 6,613 448,237
    1995 47,000 342 0 0 47,342 5,009 599,431
    1996 40,500 182 0 0 40,682 4,607 486,329
    1997 14,600 1 0 0 14,601 6 85,603
    1998 83,300 146 0 0 83,446 4,806 558,412
    1999 99,600 122 0 0 99,722 6,116 544,518
    2000 58,700 81 0 0 58,781 3,800 319,500
    2001 121,100 213 0 0 121,313 1,738 659,111
    2002 123,300 119 0 0 123,419 43,120 746,330
    "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: WHEELING CORRUGATING CO. BEECH BOTTOM PLANT
    Mailing Address: WV. RTE. 2, BEECH BOTTOM, WV 26030
    Public Contact: BUD E. SMITH
    Phone: (304) 234-2662
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: WHEELING-PITTSBURGH STEEL CORP.
    Latitude: 40.215
    Longitude: -80.65833
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
    • 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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