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Environmental Release Report: U.S. CAN CO. PLANT # 5 TALLAPOOSA
 
 
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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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:TOLUENE
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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 4,158
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 115,783
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 46,352
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 68,191
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,512
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 60,061
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 112,897
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 120,783
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 120,783
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 107,897
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 120,783
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 75,459

    *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 93,225 0 0 0 93,225 0 NA
    1989 83,200 0 0 0 83,200 0 NA
    1990 104,125 0 0 0 104,125 0 NA
    1991 139,497 0 0 0 139,497 230,350 369,847
    1992 154,879 0 0 0 154,879 260,682 415,561
    1993 164,323 0 0 0 164,323 242,045 406,368
    1994 183,030 0 0 0 183,030 108,470 527,141
    1995 124,306 0 0 0 124,306 42,952 288,507
    1996 181,033 0 0 0 181,033 44,555 334,579
    1997 92,993 0 0 0 92,993 86,570 266,643
    1998 116,946 0 0 0 116,946 55,623 345,939
    1999 124,538 0 0 0 124,538 88,096 429,227
    2000 88,132 0 0 0 88,132 57,089 305,631
    2001 103,020 0 0 0 103,020 50,146 271,484
    2002 120,783 0 0 0 120,783 65,211 304,201
    "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: U.S. CAN CO. PLANT # 5 TALLAPOOSA
    Mailing Address: 100 STOFFEL DR., TALLAPOOSA, GA 30176
    Public Contact: EMIL P. OBRADOVICH
    Phone: (847) 888-5530
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: U.S. CAN CO.
    Latitude: 33.73683
    Longitude: -85.28085
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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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