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Environmental Release Report: CERRO WIRE & CABLE CO. INC.
 
 
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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:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER
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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 2 6
    Suspected Carcinogens 5 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 12 256
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2 6
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 10 250
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2 6
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 12 256
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 12 256
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2 6
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2 6
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 10 250
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 15 255
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5 5

    *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 0 0 0 0 0 52,587 NA
    1989 0 0 0 0 0 55,450 NA
    1990 0 0 0 0 0 69,665 NA
    1991 619 68 0 0 687 15,777 9,616,932
    1992 712 62 0 0 774 34,234 63,412
    1994 50 25 25 0 100 7,807,779 614,060
    1995 30 15 0 0 45 7,550,211 44,279
    1996 265 15 0 0 280 7,610,974 48,261
    1997 265 10 0 0 275 12,806,372 73,633
    1998 20 15 0 0 35 8,718,828 60,533
    1999 20 505 0 0 525 9,316,581 9,316,208
    2000 20 505 0 0 525 7,956,226 7,980,856
    2001 17 255 0 0 272 9,599,032 9,598,769
    2002 17 261 0 0 278 9,850,741 9,854,988
    "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: CERRO WIRE & CABLE CO. INC.
    Mailing Address: 1099 THOMPSON RD. S.E., HARTSELLE, AL 35640
    Public Contact: RICHARD C. BENNETT
    Phone: (256) 773-2522
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 34.43456
    Longitude: -86.9293
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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 MORGAN County on:

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