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Environmental Release Report: AKRON BRASS 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 Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 250
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,804
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 250
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 2,554
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 250
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 250
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,804
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,804
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 250
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 250
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2,554
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 2,804
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 250

    *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 750 0 0 0 750 15,500 NA
    1989 1,250 0 0 0 1,250 15,500 NA
    1990 750 0 0 0 750 15,500 NA
    1991 750 0 0 0 750 15,500 15,500
    1992 750 0 0 0 750 14,500 17,235
    1993 750 0 0 0 750 13,500 13,735
    1994 750 0 0 0 750 10,500 9,800
    1995 750 0 0 0 750 11,300 11,250
    1996 750 0 0 0 750 13,500 13,810
    1997 250 0 0 0 250 4,860 2,900
    1998 250 0 0 0 250 1,518 1,988
    1999 750 0 0 0 750 1,000 1,961
    2000 1,500 0 0 0 1,500 3,550 4,943
    2001 1,550 0 0 0 1,550 11,655 13,315
    2002 2,804 0 0 0 2,804 24,725 27,501
    "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: AKRON BRASS CO.
    Mailing Address: 1415 E. BOWMAN ST., WOOSTER, OH 44691
    Public Contact: ALORA MILLER
    Phone: (330) 287-7017
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 40.8044
    Longitude: -81.92562
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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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