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Environmental Release Report: SHOWA ALUMINUM CORP. OF AMERICA
 
 
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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:DICHLOROMETHANE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:DICHLOROMETHANE
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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 92,400
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 94,424 110
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .103
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 23,624 16
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 92,400
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 23,620
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 92,404 16
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 92,407 20
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 92,403 4
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .103
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 94,427 20
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 100,637 20
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 29,830

    *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 68,470 0 0 0 68,470 2,150 NA
    1989 30,564 0 0 0 30,564 0 NA
    1990 70,730 0 0 0 70,730 24,170 NA
    1991 73,764 0 0 0 73,764 61,077 310,985
    1992 47,700 0 0 0 47,700 51,984 211,120
    1993 81,900 0 0 0 81,900 48,200 235,600
    1994 41,733 0 0 0 41,733 170,417 320,432
    1995 127,200 0 0 0 127,200 193,000 385,400
    1996 121,100 0 0 0 121,100 108,500 376,000
    1997 148,200 0 0 0 148,200 521,678 589,300
    1998 102,584 0 0 0 102,584 200,018 372,103
    1999 107,232 199 0 0 107,431 261,308 447,405
    2000 96,431 313 0 0 96,744 263,495 440,250
    2001 94,321 166 0 0 94,487 228,001 387,467
    2002 100,637 114 0 0 100,751 296,563 480,855
    "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: SHOWA ALUMINUM CORP. OF AMERICA
    Mailing Address: 10500 O'DAY-HARRISON RD., MOUNT STERLING, OH 43143
    Public Contact: ROBERT FELTZ
    Phone: (740) 869-3333
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 39.7248
    Longitude: -83.27126
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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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