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Environmental Release Report: KAISER ALUMINUM & CHEMICAL CORP.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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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
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 39
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 505
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 39
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 466
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 39
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 39
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 505
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 505
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 39
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 39
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 466
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 505
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 39

    *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 71,105 0 0 0 71,105 49,920 NA
    1989 45,028 2,263 0 0 47,291 39,030 NA
    1990 35,951 11 0 0 35,962 675 NA
    1991 33,766 0 0 0 33,766 210,730 249,420
    1992 36,024 0 0 0 36,024 246 36,270
    1993 37,072 0 0 0 37,072 805 37,913
    1994 43,893 0 0 0 43,893 5,640 49,533
    1995 35,614 0 0 0 35,614 347 35,960
    1996 43,324 0 0 0 43,324 821 44,151
    1997 27,676 0 0 0 27,676 1,581 28,545
    1998 17,236 0 0 0 17,236 572 17,808
    1999 5,790 0 0 0 5,790 405 6,198
    2000 1,027 0 0 0 1,027 722 1,796
    2001 29 0 0 0 29 19,967 19,996
    2002 505 0 0 0 505 186,021 186,526
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2001 .67 0 0 0 .67 0 .67
    2002 .662 0 0 0 .662 0 .662
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: KAISER ALUMINUM & CHEMICAL CORP.
    Mailing Address: 1459 HEBRON RD., HEATH, OH 43056
    Public Contact: BONNIE MOSS
    Phone: (740) 522-0308
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: MAXXAM INC.
    Latitude: 40.01176
    Longitude: -82.45819
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
    • 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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