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Environmental Release Report: PPG INDS. INC. BARBERTON
 
 
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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:TRICHLOROETHYLENE
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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 28,377
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 38,260 19
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 29,127 19
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 28,402
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 33,463
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 29,713 19
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 43,854 19
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 5,594
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 38,260 19
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 29,685 19
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 43,867 19
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 42,956 19

    *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 41,725 0 0 0 41,725 1,423,650 NA
    1989 38,397 2,400 220 0 41,017 2,329,903 NA
    1990 77,746 0 0 0 77,746 1,388,267 NA
    1991 121,843 0 100 0 121,943 301,067 497,209
    1992 115,591 0 0 0 115,591 219,086 482,084
    1993 76,645 0 0 0 76,645 178,381 346,641
    1994 73,628 0 254 0 73,882 291,720 460,864
    1995 106,005 0 0 0 106,005 297,711 471,699
    1996 89,444 0 0 0 89,444 196,225 363,176
    1997 58,650 0 0 0 58,650 203,791 267,301
    1998 97,687 0 0 0 97,687 142,329 305,093
    1999 110,310 0 0 0 110,310 109,563 264,246
    2000 86,976 0 0 0 86,976 267,963 395,077
    2001 61,913 0 37 0 61,950 478,383 584,884
    2002 43,892 19 0 0 43,911 594,457 708,177
    "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. INC. BARBERTON
    Mailing Address: 4829 FAIRLAND RD., BARBERTON, OH 44203
    Public Contact: DIANE M. KAPPAS
    Phone: (330) 825-0831
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: PPG INDS. INC.
    Latitude: 40.99806
    Longitude: -81.62024
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
    • 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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