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Environmental Release Report: ROCK CREEK ALUMINUM INC.
 
 
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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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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens .570
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 4,413 37
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .570
    Suspected Immunotoxicants .570
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants .570
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants .570
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 4,413 37
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .570
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 4,412 37
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,412 37

    *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
    1989 1,134 0 0 0 1,134 0 NA
    1990 1,500 0 0 0 1,500 0 NA
    1991 1,850 0 0 0 1,850 0 2,000
    1992 2,160 12 0 0 2,172 0 2,160
    1993 3,120 34 0 0 3,154 0 3,120
    1994 4,730 34 0 0 4,764 0 4,764
    1995 2,203 34 0 0 2,237 0 2,237
    1996 2,742 34 0 0 2,776 0 2,776
    1997 4,358 34 0 0 4,392 0 4,392
    1998 4,748 34 0 0 4,782 0 4,782
    1999 5,031 37 0 0 5,068 0 5,068
    2000 4,954 37 0 0 4,991 0 4,991
    2001 4,016 37 0 0 4,053 0 4,053
    2002 4,413 37 0 0 4,450 0 4,443
    "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: ROCK CREEK ALUMINUM INC.
    Mailing Address: 320 HURON ST., ELYRIA, OH 44035
    Public Contact: THOMAS FRIES
    Phone: (440) 322-0072
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: IMCO RECYCLING INC.
    Latitude: 41.37279
    Longitude: -82.12382
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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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