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Environmental Release Report: PLYMOUTH TUBE CO. EXTRUSION MILL
 
 
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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
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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 55
    Suspected Carcinogens 218
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 545
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 545
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 273
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 273
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 741
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 490
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 578
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 796
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,149
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,116

    *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 1,100 0 0 0 1,100 54,000 NA
    1989 1,100 0 0 0 1,100 18,000 NA
    1990 1,100 0 0 0 1,100 27,000 NA
    1991 1,100 0 0 0 1,100 20,160 20,160
    1992 2,200 0 0 0 2,200 90,100 90,100
    1993 2,200 0 0 0 2,200 85,200 85,200
    1994 2,200 0 0 0 2,200 39,281 78,556
    1995 2,200 0 0 0 2,200 107,562 109,762
    1996 2,975 0 0 0 2,975 113,973 228,276
    1997 2,673 0 0 0 2,673 247,932 174,371
    1998 2,559 0 0 0 2,559 149,590 218,105
    1999 2,932 0 0 0 2,932 83,165 154,807
    2000 4,393 0 0 0 4,393 131,491 215,687
    2001 3,505 0 0 0 3,505 124,332 166,885
    2002 3,149 0 0 0 3,149 107,922 199,132
    "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: PLYMOUTH TUBE CO. EXTRUSION MILL
    Mailing Address: 201 COMMERCE CT., HOPKINSVILLE, KY 42240
    Public Contact: GREG STUDOR
    Phone: (270) 886-6631
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: PLYMOUTH TUBE CO.
    Latitude: 36.82676
    Longitude: -87.44016
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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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