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Environmental Release Report: REPUBLIC ENGINEERED PRODS. L.L.C. LORAIN PLANT
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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    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.

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
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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 1,050 2,230
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,435 420
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,076 25,310
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,041 2,090
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 20 1,070
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,041 2,090
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,573 8,520
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,093 3,700
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,678 14,440
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 5 150
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 3,086 13,380
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,040 2,090
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 657 12,490
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,618 20,600
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,072 2,650

    *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 10,787 157,800 4,453,000 0 4,621,587 165,079 NA
    1989 4,582 16,400 785,380 0 806,362 104,600 NA
    1990 5,876 20,700 858,420 0 884,996 69,000 NA
    1991 40,810 711,600 570,005 0 1,322,415 57,000 1,454,180
    1992 15,640 212,300 629,005 0 856,945 29,000 936,320
    1993 7,160 25,000 1,384,000 0 1,416,160 159,335 1,916,662
    1994 15,850 14,000 42,730 0 72,580 2,007,176 2,122,607
    1995 7,160 14,250 86,360 0 107,770 463,386 1,949,481
    1996 10,360 32,250 0 0 42,610 851,723 1,552,910
    1997 10,810 82,250 0 0 93,060 2,458,486 1,627,898
    1998 21,600 12,477 0 0 34,077 1,238,174 1,226,860
    1999 10,050 718 0 0 10,768 412,941 422,490
    2000 11,825 63,739 0 0 75,564 804,725 878,989
    2001 7,134 47,940 0 0 55,075 632,795 686,930
    2002 3,618 42,600 0 0 46,218 165 213,006
    "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: REPUBLIC ENGINEERED PRODS. L.L.C. LORAIN PLANT
    Mailing Address: 1807 E. 28TH ST., LORAIN, OH 44055
    Public Contact: J. A. WILLOUGHBY
    Phone: (330) 670-3007
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: REPUBLIC ENGINEERED PRODS. L.L.C.
    Latitude: 41.4452
    Longitude: -82.1365
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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

    Information about whether this facility is in compliance with applicable environmental laws is available from EPA's Sector Facility Indexing Project:

    Scorecard's report for LORAIN County on:
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