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Environmental Release Report: ALCOA CLEVELAND WORKS
 
 
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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
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:NICKEL
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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 590 43
    Suspected Carcinogens 225 15
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 6,791 89
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 13
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 6,791 76
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 13
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 815 58
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 837 104
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 6,426 74
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 6,179
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 6,769 43
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 13
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 7,016 91
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 27,146 104
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 27,124 58

    *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 170,450 0 1,500,000 0 1,670,450 882,371 NA
    1989 148,887 0 0 0 148,887 559,087 NA
    1990 48,762 0 3,386 0 52,148 1,244,605 NA
    1991 103,072 0 4,056 0 107,128 683,380 929,900
    1992 55,251 69 0 0 55,320 270,100 452,440
    1993 26,687 29 0 0 26,716 79,899 151,491
    1994 33,272 306 0 0 33,578 41,291 82,837
    1995 33,373 10 0 0 33,383 235,781 270,761
    1996 34,069 6 0 0 34,075 289,964 375,864
    1997 111,354 6 0 0 111,360 963,479 604,500
    1998 91,083 6 0 0 91,089 202,634 312,600
    1999 58,878 76 0 0 58,954 532,307 624,400
    2000 33,108 108 0 0 33,216 391,836 467,500
    2001 22,290 136 0 0 22,426 363,236 419,800
    2002 27,146 104 0 0 27,250 596,679 961,572
    "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: ALCOA CLEVELAND WORKS
    Mailing Address: 1600 HARVARD AVE., CUYAHOGA HEIGHTS, OH 44105
    Public Contact: RICHARD KING
    Phone: (216) 641-4190
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: ALCOA INC.
    Latitude: 41.44722
    Longitude: -81.67989
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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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