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Environmental Release Report: FERRO CORP. WALTON HILLS OPS.
 
 
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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 369 2
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5,265 7
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,137 1
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 2,502 7
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 323
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 4,920 9
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 4,721 7
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 5,376 6
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 681
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 5,255 6
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 4,639 8
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 6,023 10
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5,493 8

    *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 133,560 0 1,500 0 135,060 27,189 NA
    1989 90,137 0 1,000 0 91,137 58,739 NA
    1990 50,508 0 255 0 50,763 74,190 NA
    1991 45,688 0 0 0 45,688 786,497 2,661,371
    1992 59,668 0 0 0 59,668 1,381,121 3,796,387
    1993 62,185 0 0 0 62,185 1,281,114 3,742,611
    1994 68,627 0 0 0 68,627 1,129,002 4,116,183
    1995 82,822 0 0 0 82,822 1,085,205 5,588,137
    1996 29,092 0 0 0 29,092 1,025,147 3,555,518
    1997 20,970 0 0 0 20,970 2,826,736 3,343,506
    1998 13,093 0 0 0 13,093 1,268,285 3,128,766
    1999 13,129 25 0 0 13,154 973,868 2,834,954
    2000 11,557 0 0 0 11,557 904,172 2,817,713
    2001 6,756 9 0 0 6,765 553,177 2,119,269
    2002 6,099 11 0 0 6,110 544,370 2,372,548
    "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: FERRO CORP. WALTON HILLS OPS.
    Mailing Address: 7050 KRICK RD., WALTON HILLS, OH 44146
    Public Contact: GLENN STRASSHOFER
    Phone: (216) 641-8580
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: FERRO CORP.
    Latitude: 41.37105
    Longitude: -81.52893
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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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