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Environmental Release Report: TORRINGTON 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: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
    Suspected Carcinogens 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 505
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 10
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 510
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 505
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 505
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 10
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 510
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 510

    *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 2,500 500 0 0 3,000 204,080 NA
    1989 3,250 0 0 0 3,250 563,820 NA
    1990 1,765 0 0 0 1,765 72,585 NA
    1991 1,020 0 0 0 1,020 69,830 117,731
    1992 1,030 0 0 0 1,030 127,506 130,015
    1993 1,030 0 0 0 1,030 126,533 135,110
    1994 520 0 0 0 520 114,895 115,030
    1995 520 0 0 0 520 131,707 132,063
    1996 520 0 0 0 520 130,896 130,813
    1997 520 0 0 0 520 274,769 138,009
    1998 520 0 0 0 520 153,013 152,880
    1999 510 0 0 0 510 158,744 158,441
    2000 510 0 0 0 510 332,488 332,437
    2001 510 0 0 0 510 289,777 289,774
    2002 510 0 0 0 510 326,971 333,627
    "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: TORRINGTON CO.
    Mailing Address: 1775 TORRINGTON RD., CLINTON, SC 29325
    Public Contact: DANIEL P. WATSON
    Phone: (864) 833-0210
    SIC Code: 35 Industrial Machinery And Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: INGERSOLL-RAND
    Latitude: 34.48889
    Longitude: -81.93611
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    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
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    • RTK NET report for this facility, which includes its complete Form R report to EPA's Toxics Release Inventory

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