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Environmental Release Report: ROSS INCINERATION SERVICES 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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CARBON TETRACHLORIDE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY COMPOUNDS
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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 1,884
    Suspected Carcinogens 669
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 4,282
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,448
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 2,223
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 468
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,053
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 4,126
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 4,368
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 33
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 4,996
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,214
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2,515
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,550
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,333

    *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
    1998 15,606 0 0 0 15,606 249,720 243,662
    1999 8,239 0 0 0 8,239 227,532 16,132,513
    2000 6,947 0 0 0 6,947 279,041 14,055,811
    2001 3,959 0 0 0 3,959 196,065 17,053,184
    2002 5,538 0 0 0 5,538 95,118 18,261,496
    "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
    2000 .0528 0 0 0 .0528 0 12.74
    2001 .0533 0 0 0 .0533 0 4.62
    2002 .0585 0 0 0 .0585 0 262
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: ROSS INCINERATION SERVICES INC.
    Mailing Address: 36790 GILES RD., GRAFTON, OH 44044
    Public Contact: MARGARET KELCH
    Phone: (440) 366-2076
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 41.32102
    Longitude: -82.03529
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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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