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Environmental Release Report: SPARTANBURG STEEL PRODS. INC.
 
 
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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: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 5 250
    Suspected Carcinogens 5 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 270 250
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 270 250
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 20 255
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 10 255
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 260 5
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 255
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 260 250
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 275 255
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 285 255
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 285 255

    *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 2,500 0 0 0 2,500 0 NA
    1989 2,500 0 0 0 2,500 0 NA
    1990 2,500 15 0 0 2,515 0 NA
    1991 2,520 250 0 0 2,770 164 520,039
    1993 2,520 250 0 0 2,770 750 503,266
    1994 2,520 250 0 0 2,770 500 380,676
    1995 2,520 250 0 0 2,770 500 354,181
    1996 1,490 250 0 0 1,740 750 429,687
    1997 1,638 250 0 0 1,888 750 494,532
    1998 1,490 250 0 0 1,740 750 314,820
    1999 1,670 250 0 0 1,920 119,505 338,421
    2000 1,155 260 0 0 1,415 182,260 422,145
    2001 530 750 4,535 0 5,815 163,231 361,668
    2002 285 255 1,820 0 2,360 69,144 161,974
    "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: SPARTANBURG STEEL PRODS. INC.
    Mailing Address: 1290 NEW CUT RD., SPARTANBURG, SC 29301
    Public Contact: GEORGE CHERPAS
    Phone: (864) 577-8268
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 34.97915
    Longitude: -81.99399
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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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