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Environmental Release Report: SLOSS INDS. CORP. COKE PLANT
 
 
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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):
    Noncancer 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:CADMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 18,380 24
    Suspected Carcinogens 98
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 29,402 1,380
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 19,483 66
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 4,356 1,302
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 20,597
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 20,314 78
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5,648 1,344
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 34,597 1,368
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 62,131 1,380
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 17,697
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 16,245 1,344
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 65,884 1,380
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 39,987 1,380

    *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 591,268 2,750 0 0 594,018 0 NA
    1989 1,407,765 2,750 750 0 1,411,265 0 NA
    1990 928,757 24,474 0 0 953,231 0 NA
    1991 808,526 16,957 0 0 825,483 0 18,238,232
    1992 631,500 12,587 0 0 644,087 1,447 18,986,224
    1993 29,380 5,697 0 0 35,077 0 1,814,561
    1994 29,664 90 0 0 29,754 0 259,152
    1995 23,711 18,620 0 0 42,331 0 1,355,482
    1996 24,734 2,267 0 0 27,001 16,266 2,095,045
    1997 24,801 732 0 0 25,533 43,630 15,026,256
    1998 14,039 2,132 0 0 16,171 0 87,045
    1999 131,466 647 0 0 132,113 0 805,837
    2000 154,576 1,306 0 0 155,882 0 852,922
    2001 54,597 1,204 0 0 55,801 0 132,683
    2002 66,071 1,380 0 0 67,451 0 603,473
    "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: SLOSS INDS. CORP. COKE PLANT
    Mailing Address: 3500 35TH AVE. N., BIRMINGHAM, AL 35207
    Public Contact: RONALD M. SCHOEN P.E.
    Phone: (205) 808-7858
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: WALTER INDS. CORP.
    Latitude: 33.56194
    Longitude: -86.80233
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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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