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Environmental Release Report: UNION FNDRY. CO.
 
 
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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: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 1,730
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 73,930
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 28,770
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 45,160
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 73,130
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 72,470
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 73,930
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 74,590
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 270
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 72,200
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 74,320
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 74,320

    *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 149,562 0 131,621 0 281,183 131,621 NA
    1989 208,637 0 0 0 208,637 283,670 NA
    1990 204,158 0 187,529 0 391,687 187,529 NA
    1991 81,127 0 2,097 0 83,224 162,692 0
    1992 146,716 0 10,506 0 157,222 13,434 159,400
    1993 248,537 360 265 0 249,162 530 249,424
    1994 13 1 0 0 14 0 135,168
    1995 9 360 0 0 369 0 69,357
    1996 258,766 0 2 0 258,768 0 258,702
    1997 86,685 0 28,282 0 114,967 0 114,967
    1998 106,686 0 0 0 106,686 0 106,686
    1999 82,088 0 0 0 82,088 0 82,088
    2001 84,308 0 0 0 84,308 163,200 347,109
    2002 74,590 0 0 0 74,590 0 265,450
    "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: UNION FNDRY. CO.
    Mailing Address: 1501 W. 17TH ST., ANNISTON, AL 36201
    Public Contact: GARY VERNON
    Phone: (256) 236-7601
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: RANSOM INDS. L.P.
    Latitude: 33.66616
    Longitude: -85.84761
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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 CALHOUN County on:

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