POLLUTION LOCATOR| Toxic Chemical Releases | Reports

Environmental Release Report: INVACARE ELYRIA OPS.
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
    0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% 100%

    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:

    See how this facility ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank facilities in OHIO or in LORAIN County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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.

  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:TETRACHLOROETHYLENE
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:TETRACHLOROETHYLENE
    List chemicals contributing to noncancer risk

    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 18,259
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 9
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 18,259
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 9
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 18,259
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 18,250
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 18,259
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 18,259
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 18,259
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 18,259

    *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.
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 311,750 0 0 0 311,750 9,010 NA
    1989 231,750 0 0 0 231,750 16,750 NA
    1990 165,460 0 0 0 165,460 20,805 NA
    1991 149,610 0 0 0 149,610 35,435 180,650
    1992 174,305 0 0 0 174,305 26,350 201,090
    1993 181,525 0 0 0 181,525 21,392 202,667
    1994 179,784 0 0 0 179,784 13,273 193,767
    1995 38,053 0 0 0 38,053 28,600 68,863
    1996 48,788 0 0 0 48,788 36,261 87,244
    1997 50,008 0 0 0 50,008 63,956 84,542
    1998 58,214 0 0 0 58,214 9,073 69,842
    1999 11,748 0 0 0 11,748 29,554 43,857
    2000 41,874 0 0 0 41,874 18,023 59,897
    2001 57,369 0 0 0 57,369 7,268 63,937
    2002 18,259 0 0 0 18,259 9,741 30,600
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
      [ top ]
     
     
    Send a FAX to the management of this facility. (free)
    Email EPA
    Join an online discussion about this facility


    Email a Scorecard Community Report to a friend
    Network with environmental groups
    Learn how to use Scorecard to find out about toxics in your community


    Contribute to Environmental Defense
    Volunteer with environmental groups in your community

      [ top ]
     
     
  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: INVACARE ELYRIA OPS.
    Mailing Address: 1200 TAYLOR ST., ELYRIA, OH 44035
    Public Contact: GLENN HOLM
    Phone: (440) 329-6000
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: INVACARE CORP.
    Latitude: 41.37147
    Longitude: -82.07261
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 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

    Scorecard's report for LORAIN County on:

  •   [ top ]