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Environmental Release Report: 3M PRECISION OPTICS
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
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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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    Top Ranked Noncancer 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 21,200
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 27,300
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 27,301
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 21,200
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 21,200
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 27,300
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 27,300
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 27,301
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 27,301
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 27,301
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 27,300

    *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 68,058 0 0 0 68,058 23,495 NA
    1989 85,654 0 0 0 85,654 61,954 NA
    1990 39,028 0 0 0 39,028 64,919 NA
    1991 58,400 0 0 0 58,400 71,510 140,612
    1992 13,600 0 0 0 13,600 101,915 117,800
    1993 0 0 0 0 0 66,676 98,071
    1994 2,481 0 0 0 2,481 96,150 157,864
    1995 9,725 0 0 0 9,725 138,072 147,775
    1996 4,686 0 0 0 4,686 228,075 232,313
    1997 13,346 0 0 0 13,346 406,986 216,818
    1998 7,861 0 0 0 7,861 234,540 242,013
    1999 9,883 0 0 0 9,883 309,884 319,778
    2000 9,035 0 0 0 9,035 293,549 302,610
    2001 20,892 0 0 0 20,892 441,668 462,484
    2002 27,301 0 0 0 27,301 535,234 562,554
    "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: 3M PRECISION OPTICS
    Mailing Address: 4000 MCMANN RD., CINCINNATI, OH 45245
    Public Contact: ERIC GROTHAUS
    Phone: (513) 752-7000
    SIC Code: 38 Instruments And Related Products
    2002 Parent Company: 3M CO.
    Latitude: 39.06516
    Longitude: -84.2566
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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

    Scorecard's report for CLERMONT County on:

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