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Environmental Release Report: ANDREWS WIRE 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 .045 13
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants .045 94
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .045 13
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 81
    Suspected Immunotoxicants .045 94
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants .045 13
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants .045 13
    Suspected Neurotoxicants .045 13
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .045 13
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 81
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 81
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 81

    *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
    1989 655,300 0 60,150 0 715,450 500 NA
    1990 23,409 0 0 0 23,409 154,290 NA
    1991 22,491 0 0 0 22,491 1,232,616 1,905,426
    1992 23,765 299 0 0 24,064 1,213,572 2,133,010
    1993 24,116 299 0 0 24,415 1,423,037 2,153,228
    1994 27,908 479 0 0 28,387 1,776,265 2,603,881
    1995 21,227 334 0 0 21,561 287,043 564,569
    1996 17,386 335 0 0 17,721 461,795 730,821
    1997 19,380 81 0 0 19,461 774,280 722,589
    1998 35,290 501 0 0 35,791 499,996 888,292
    1999 13,992 1,003 0 0 14,995 465,472 675,624
    2000 12,474 166 0 0 12,640 528,354 547,125
    2001 0 119 0 0 119 470,177 470,493
    2002 .045 94 0 0 94 203,486 216,823
    "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: ANDREWS WIRE CO.
    Mailing Address: 185 WIRE DR., ANDREWS, SC 29510
    Public Contact: WALTER GIVEN
    Phone: (843) 264-5275
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: LEGGETT & PLATT INC.
    Latitude: 33.44306
    Longitude: -79.53028
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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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