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Environmental Release Report: PPG INDS. OHIO INC. CIRCLEVILLE
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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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:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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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 1,031
    Suspected Carcinogens 10
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 10,365
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 651
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 28,596
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,635
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 8,267
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 29,592
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 29,940
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 30,890
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 9,346
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 30,360
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 29,893

    *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 265,716 500 0 0 266,216 117,680 NA
    1989 259,646 764 0 0 260,410 417,772 NA
    1990 197,293 250 250 0 197,793 239,430 NA
    1991 162,645 0 0 0 162,645 1,270,260 18,987,225
    1992 184,090 0 0 0 184,090 1,708,174 19,455,356
    1993 60,555 0 0 0 60,555 1,665,475 9,603,102
    1994 64,872 0 0 0 64,872 572,397 2,675,732
    1995 50,601 0 0 0 50,601 19,886 9,291,395
    1996 49,034 0 0 0 49,034 50,624 8,840,681
    1997 53,063 0 0 0 53,063 137,092 8,271,840
    1998 49,256 0 0 0 49,256 12,163 7,380,478
    1999 43,957 0 0 0 43,957 37,336 7,396,254
    2000 42,939 0 0 0 42,939 13,004 3,726,402
    2001 33,212 0 0 0 33,212 9,792 3,674,461
    2002 30,984 0 0 0 30,984 5,863 3,635,420
    "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
    2000 2.97 0 0 0 2.97 .1283 3.09
    2001 2.95 0 0 0 2.95 .1273 3.07
    2002 2.91 0 0 0 2.91 .1288 3.04
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: PPG INDS. OHIO INC. CIRCLEVILLE
    Mailing Address: 559 PITTSBURGH RD., CIRCLEVILLE, OH 43113
    Public Contact: LORI LEFFLER
    Phone: (740) 420-6606
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: PPG INDS. OHIO INC.
    Latitude: 39.55618
    Longitude: -82.93507
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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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