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Environmental Release Report: RUSKIN 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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:TOLUENE
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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 10,435
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 85,166
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 16,366
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 85,637
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 10,435
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 75,605
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 102,003
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 102,003
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 116,646
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 85,166
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 116,646
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 102,877

    *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 11,500 0 0 0 11,500 500 NA
    1989 35,250 0 0 0 35,250 0 NA
    1990 40,433 15 15 0 40,463 0 NA
    1991 39,000 0 0 0 39,000 5,600 138,100
    1992 45,000 0 0 0 45,000 2,795 166,200
    1993 46,400 0 0 0 46,400 15,700 191,890
    1994 28,000 0 0 0 28,000 29,200 240,410
    1995 68,500 0 0 0 68,500 19,000 42,087
    1996 106,505 0 0 0 106,505 35,600 83,616
    1997 95,005 0 0 0 95,005 162,000 135,000
    1998 70,755 0 0 0 70,755 100,255 156,000
    1999 85,675 0 0 0 85,675 101,306 196,538
    2000 141,420 0 0 0 141,420 96,856 254,734
    2001 86,272 0 0 0 86,272 117,565 219,937
    2002 116,646 0 0 0 116,646 105,892 222,538
    "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: RUSKIN CO.
    Mailing Address: HWY. 27 N., GENEVA, AL 36340
    Public Contact: TALMADGE OUTLAW
    Phone: (334) 684-3621
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: TOMKINS INDS.
    Latitude: 31.05694
    Longitude: -85.85833
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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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