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Environmental Release Report: HARSCO CORP. TAYLOR WHARTON HUNTSVILLE DIV.
 
 
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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:ZINC 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)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,258
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 250
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 250
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 250
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 250
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 250
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 250
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 250 250
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 250

    *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 28,980 0 0 0 28,980 438,200 NA
    1989 42,210 0 0 0 42,210 384,100 NA
    1990 53,395 0 0 0 53,395 642,320 NA
    1991 81,505 0 1,560 0 83,065 85,500 886,170
    1992 42,355 0 500 0 42,855 116,175 895,655
    1993 25,007 0 0 0 25,007 73,822 769,387
    1994 18,255 0 0 0 18,255 99,046 835,366
    1995 12,450 0 0 0 12,450 7,200 20,580
    1996 2,260 5 0 0 2,265 1,450 6,210
    1997 10,025 250 0 0 10,275 15,570 23,460
    1998 2,321 250 0 0 2,571 6,196 10,437
    1999 1,500 250 0 0 1,750 3,516 4,239
    2000 2,000 250 0 0 2,250 2,776 4,946
    2001 2,328 250 0 0 2,578 2,885 4,587
    2002 250 1,508 0 0 1,758 250 5,852
    "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: HARSCO CORP. TAYLOR WHARTON HUNTSVILLE DIV.
    Mailing Address: 521 GREEN COVE RD., HUNTSVILLE, AL 35803
    Public Contact: GARY L. LEE
    Phone: (256) 650-9139
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: HARSCO CORP.
    Latitude: 34.59513
    Longitude: -86.55068
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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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