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Environmental Release Report: ELIOKEM INC. AKRON 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:1,3-BUTADIENE
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    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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 1,057
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,336
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 3,393
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,056
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 2,337
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,336
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,603
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,336
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 12,349
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 12,349
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,056
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 11,293
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 12,615
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 12,615

    *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 156,517 0 0 0 156,517 512,189 NA
    1989 101,654 0 0 0 101,654 624,870 NA
    1990 26,227 0 0 0 26,227 1,311 NA
    1991 8,009 0 0 0 8,009 1,341 14,250
    1992 22,200 0 0 0 22,200 1,513 47,913
    1993 16,289 0 0 0 16,289 5,714 59,074
    1994 8,749 0 0 0 8,749 1,343 61,031
    1995 10,880 0 0 0 10,880 4,306 21,465
    1996 9,407 0 0 0 9,407 9,236 23,507
    1997 8,695 0 0 0 8,695 788 21,089
    1998 8,920 0 0 0 8,920 633 21,179
    1999 6,453 0 0 0 6,453 585 14,413
    2000 7,211 0 0 0 7,211 492 17,944
    2001 13,525 0 0 0 13,525 352 33,884
    2002 12,615 0 0 0 12,615 516 29,763
    "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: ELIOKEM INC. AKRON PLANT
    Mailing Address: 1380 TECH WAY DR., AKRON, OH 44306
    Public Contact: STEVEN PIZZUTE
    Phone: (330) 734-1246
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 41.05154
    Longitude: -81.47778
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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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