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Environmental Release Report: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS CO.
 
 
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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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:DICHLOROMETHANE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:DICHLOROMETHANE
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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 11,904
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 23,977
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 4,344
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 11,423
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 11,983
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 6,264
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 20,164
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 19,506
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 31,344
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 24,209
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 25,781
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 9,478

    *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 177,045 0 1,770 0 178,815 1,620,908 NA
    1989 50,368 0 0 0 50,368 1,167,450 NA
    1990 44,554 0 0 0 44,554 105,839 NA
    1991 49,945 0 0 0 49,945 1,645,445 2,358,822
    1992 158,642 0 0 0 158,642 1,804,271 2,518,084
    1993 237,173 0 0 0 237,173 1,529,266 2,521,159
    1994 73,627 0 0 0 73,627 853,749 1,218,373
    1995 35,554 0 0 0 35,554 619,176 786,057
    1996 44,029 0 0 0 44,029 825,812 894,696
    1997 47,637 0 0 0 47,637 1,466,714 855,878
    1998 34,083 0 0 0 34,083 694,990 735,274
    1999 33,265 0 0 0 33,265 795,152 841,748
    2000 31,876 0 0 0 31,876 797,977 926,460
    2001 30,277 0 0 0 30,277 785,701 921,261
    2002 31,344 0 0 0 31,344 875,508 940,215
    "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: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS CO.
    Mailing Address: 26300 FARGO AVE., BEDFORD HEIGHTS, OH 44146
    Public Contact: RICK DANCSOK
    Phone: (216) 595-8840
    SIC Code: 73 Business Services
    2002 Parent Company: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS CO.
    Latitude: 41.4186
    Longitude: -81.4955
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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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