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Environmental Release Report: WORTHINGTON STEEL 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
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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 4
    Suspected Carcinogens 2
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 4
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 3
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 3
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 456 6
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 6
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 456 11
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 456
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 10
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 3
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 9
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 456 12
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 456 6

    *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
    1997 500 250 0 0 750 3,510 1,445
    1998 500 153 0 0 653 2,860 3,152
    1999 500 5 0 0 505 16,398 16,863
    2000 434 8 0 0 442 32,550 554,991
    2001 456 15 0 0 471 42,238 613,837
    2002 456 12 0 0 468 0 575,441
    "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: WORTHINGTON STEEL CO.
    Mailing Address: 6303 CR. 10, DELTA, OH 43515
    Public Contact: CATHY MAYNE-LITTLE
    Phone: (614) 438-3077
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: WORTHINGTON INDS. INC.
    Latitude: 41.56333
    Longitude: -84.05694
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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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