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Environmental Release Report: ASHTA CHEMICALS INC.
 
 
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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):
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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:TRANS-1,3-DICHLOROPROPENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY
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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 1,460
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,864
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,395
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,395
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,125
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,594
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,240
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 3,240
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2,125
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,240
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,240

    *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 2,278 6 1 0 2,285 127,119 NA
    1989 1,801 6 1 0 1,808 2,215 NA
    1990 2,290 21 2 0 2,313 0 NA
    1991 1,756 20 5 0 1,781 978 2,874
    1992 2,208 7 5 0 2,220 792 25,966
    1993 2,362 5 5 0 2,372 30,931 45,633
    1994 2,505 6 1,205 0 3,716 1,334 4,467
    1995 2,771 5 871 0 3,647 170,455 173,379
    1996 2,858 5 0 0 2,863 968 3,997
    1997 2,359 1 0 0 2,360 32,820 18,770
    1998 2,359 0 0 0 2,359 44,557 46,997
    1999 2,310 0 0 0 2,310 5,156 7,473
    2000 3,359 0 0 0 3,359 8,685 9,813
    2001 3,410 0 0 0 3,410 14,762 18,172
    2002 3,970 0 0 0 3,970 15,772 19,797
    "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 0 0 0 0 0 67.00 67.00
    2002 0 0 0 0 0 60.00 72.00
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: ASHTA CHEMICALS INC.
    Mailing Address: 3509 MIDDLE RD., ASHTABULA, OH 44004
    Public Contact: JOHN REESE JR.
    Phone: (440) 997-6813
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 41.89757
    Longitude: -80.74741
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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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