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Environmental Release Report: BUCKEYE STEEL CASTINGS 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:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:NICKEL
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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 2,925 5
    Suspected Carcinogens 755 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 4,903 5
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 8,872 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,050 10
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 6,947 10
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 9,872 10
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 10,127 10
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 3,978 15
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 10,627 15
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 9,372 10

    *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 62,003 0 123,113 250 185,366 5,000 NA
    1989 111,699 0 0 0 111,699 6,887 NA
    1990 80,614 0 0 0 80,614 8,027 NA
    1991 101,608 0 0 0 101,608 65,336 165,370
    1992 76,358 0 0 0 76,358 85,710 160,274
    1993 127,160 0 0 0 127,160 104,505 229,655
    1994 111,088 0 0 0 111,088 77,925 188,252
    1995 105,210 0 0 0 105,210 72,560 177,390
    1996 65,640 1,755 0 0 67,395 64,080 130,595
    1997 100,640 1,255 0 0 101,895 130,140 166,850
    1998 89,000 755 0 0 89,755 68,410 158,720
    1999 76,700 755 0 0 77,455 79,650 155,810
    2000 71,970 755 0 0 72,725 74,670 146,710
    2001 23,970 755 0 0 24,725 38,950 61,630
    2002 10,627 15 0 0 10,642 990 22,490
    "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: BUCKEYE STEEL CASTINGS CO.
    Mailing Address: 2211 PARSONS AVE., COLUMBUS, OH 43207
    Public Contact: LARRY JONES
    Phone: (614) 445-2154
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: BUCKEYE HOLDINGS INC.
    Latitude: 39.91866
    Longitude: -82.98485
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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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