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Environmental Release Report: GLIDDEN 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 2,347 5
    Suspected Carcinogens 7,065
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 18,470 40
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 206 5
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 15,193 20
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,863 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 11,233 26
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 15,623 30
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 18,897 40
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 25,973 40
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 14,567 30
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 25,726 36
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 24,193 35

    *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 22,940 16 8,247 0 31,203 16,496 NA
    1989 31,140 75 9,178 0 40,393 13,885 NA
    1990 42,910 174 23,477 0 66,561 32,106 NA
    1991 129,591 115 8,447 0 138,153 4,649,785 4,561,555
    1992 116,364 409 10,511 0 127,284 1,708,732 2,469,038
    1993 85,543 65 3,685 0 89,293 1,691,057 6,390,846
    1994 41,500 1,071 1,624 0 44,195 1,456,414 3,932,669
    1995 15,758 107 0 0 15,865 1,049,577 2,944,657
    1996 10,536 197 0 0 10,733 705,305 2,507,165
    1997 4,999 91 0 0 5,090 652,276 2,745,058
    1998 5,361 255 0 0 5,616 316,326 2,241,540
    1999 25,765 35 0 0 25,800 269,882 772,298
    2000 26,191 1 80 0 26,272 416,689 851,395
    2001 24,398 0 75 0 24,473 399,404 981,185
    2002 26,349 51 0 0 26,400 384,300 940,772
    "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: GLIDDEN CO.
    Mailing Address: 300 SPROWL RD., HURON, OH 44839
    Public Contact: KATHRYN GROSS
    Phone: (419) 433-5664
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: GLIDDEN CO.
    Latitude: 41.37292
    Longitude: -82.54293
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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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