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Environmental Release Report: METALPLATE GALVANIZING L.P.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
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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:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 60 6
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 60 6
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 60 6
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 60 6
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 7,720 831
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 60 6
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 60 6
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 60 6
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 60 6
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 7,720 831
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 60 6

    *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 1,000 0 0 0 1,000 0 NA
    1989 1,000 0 0 0 1,000 0 NA
    1990 3,549 0 0 0 3,549 0 NA
    1991 3,760 0 0 0 3,760 1,741,500 1,697,910
    1992 3,355 0 0 0 3,355 1,717,800 1,718,505
    1993 3,055 1,419 0 0 4,474 1,706,000 1,668,387
    1994 3,455 656 0 0 4,111 1,496,100 1,462,205
    1995 2,805 23,862 0 0 26,667 915,500 942,125
    1996 2,705 4,700 0 0 7,405 1,059,500 1,066,905
    1997 3,605 508 0 0 4,113 2,528,950 1,268,588
    1998 3,575 674 0 0 4,249 1,221,861 1,226,106
    1999 3,905 229 0 0 4,134 1,370,712 1,374,846
    2000 8,500 507 0 0 9,007 567,635 576,642
    2001 8,780 665 0 0 9,445 551,195 560,640
    2002 7,720 831 0 0 8,551 376,240 384,791
    "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: METALPLATE GALVANIZING L.P.
    Mailing Address: 1120 39TH ST. N., BIRMINGHAM, AL 35234
    Public Contact: PAUL F. LYNES
    Phone: (615) 252-4240
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: METALPLATE GALVANIZING L.P.
    Latitude: 33.53939
    Longitude: -86.78288
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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

    Scorecard's report for JEFFERSON County on:

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