POLLUTION LOCATOR| Toxic Chemical Releases | Reports

Environmental Release Report: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS CO.
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
    0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% 100%

    Total environmental releases:
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:

    See how this facility ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank facilities in GEORGIA or in CLAYTON County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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.

  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to noncancer risk

    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 3,389
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 25,680
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 3,894
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 20,117
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 3,389
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 20,290
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 24,013
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 25,434
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 26,042
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 23,798
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 25,950
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 25,269

    *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.
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 56,377 0 0 0 56,377 17,760 NA
    1989 39,055 0 0 0 39,055 20,283 NA
    1990 15,319 0 0 0 15,319 18,072 NA
    1991 11,438 0 0 0 11,438 158,721 260,341
    1992 14,725 13 0 0 14,738 452,181 558,008
    1993 16,577 14 0 0 16,591 388,407 507,393
    1994 22,698 13 0 0 22,711 579,511 640,827
    1995 24,191 13 0 0 24,204 1,031,232 1,095,543
    1996 36,149 13 0 0 36,162 1,154,830 1,299,708
    1997 43,794 13 0 0 43,807 4,198,768 2,304,515
    1998 42,414 13 0 0 42,427 2,950,549 3,264,293
    1999 36,672 0 0 0 36,672 834,089 1,557,517
    2000 28,989 0 0 0 28,989 740,288 2,352,448
    2001 20,778 0 0 0 20,778 462,464 2,367,316
    2002 26,110 0 0 0 26,110 900,840 2,739,622
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
      [ top ]
     
     
    Send a FAX to the management of this facility. (free)
    Email EPA
    Join an online discussion about this facility


    Email a Scorecard Community Report to a friend
    Network with environmental groups
    Learn how to use Scorecard to find out about toxics in your community


    Contribute to Environmental Defense
    Volunteer with environmental groups in your community

      [ top ]
     
     
  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS CO.
    Mailing Address: 6795 S. MAIN ST., MORROW, GA 30260
    Public Contact: MIKE MCCONNELL
    Phone: (770) 961-7780
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS CO.
    Latitude: 33.56447
    Longitude: -84.34469
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 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

    Scorecard's report for CLAYTON County on:

  •   [ top ]