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Environmental Release Report: PPG INDS. OHIO INC. (CL)
 
 
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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 2,941
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 160,798
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 651
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 162,131
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,888
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 61,618
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 162,782
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 164,078
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 164,271
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 43
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 159,286
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 164,228
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 163,710

    *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 18,170 0 0 0 18,170 2,067,950 NA
    1989 16,000 0 0 0 16,000 1,995,350 NA
    1990 11,668 0 0 0 11,668 183,260 NA
    1991 5,361 0 0 0 5,361 1,167,470 16,424,653
    1992 8,243 0 0 0 8,243 1,139,325 14,887,070
    1993 75,419 0 0 0 75,419 1,141,445 13,544,849
    1994 33,898 0 0 0 33,898 1,076,481 3,098,931
    1995 228,896 0 0 0 228,896 1,032,332 2,179,290
    1996 221,670 0 0 0 221,670 975,853 2,221,796
    1997 179,720 0 0 0 179,720 1,993,670 2,006,784
    1998 182,494 0 0 0 182,494 1,299,907 2,316,930
    1999 150,171 0 0 0 150,171 588,961 1,427,161
    2000 129,224 0 0 0 129,224 497,467 1,215,738
    2001 179,747 0 0 0 179,747 421,754 1,414,136
    2002 164,271 0 0 0 164,271 425,648 1,339,620
    "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: PPG INDS. OHIO INC. (CL)
    Mailing Address: 3800 W. 143RD ST., CLEVELAND, OH 44111
    Public Contact: LAWRENCE CORRIGAN
    Phone: (216) 671-7750
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: PPG INDS. OHIO INC.
    Latitude: 41.44903
    Longitude: -81.79412
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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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