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Environmental Release Report: GE TUNGSTEN PRODS. PLANT
 
 
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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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:AMMONIA
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 16
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 16
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 33,140 124
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 16
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 33,140 124
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 33,140 124
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 33,140 124
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 33,140 124

    *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 875,500 750 0 0 876,250 36,600 NA
    1989 682,000 750 0 0 682,750 28,750 NA
    1990 651,000 750 0 0 651,750 28,000 NA
    1991 682,000 900 0 0 682,900 29,150 11,735,000
    1992 672,000 890 0 0 672,890 29,150 10,425,000
    1993 244,600 380 0 0 244,980 9,640 4,476,100
    1994 38,218 130 0 0 38,348 130 107,217
    1995 27,142 100 0 0 27,242 100 58,142
    1996 29,144 110 0 0 29,254 110 54,143
    1997 29,132 110 0 0 29,242 110 45,132
    1998 26,138 102 0 0 26,240 100 52,137
    1999 31,146 120 0 0 31,266 120 50,146
    2000 32,158 132 0 0 32,290 132 52,158
    2001 30,156 134 0 0 30,290 134 46,155
    2002 33,140 124 0 0 33,264 124 44,388
    "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: GE TUNGSTEN PRODS. PLANT
    Mailing Address: 21800 TUNGSTEN RD., CLEVELAND, OH 44117
    Public Contact: ADAM YELOUSHAN
    Phone: (216) 266-2538
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: GE CO.
    Latitude: 41.57968
    Longitude: -81.5296
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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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