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Environmental Release Report: WHEMCO OHIO FNDY. DIV. INC.
 
 
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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:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:NICKEL
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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 2,220
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,627
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,220
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 2,220
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,847
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 3,847
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,079
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,672
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 4,299
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,299
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,847

    *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
    1991 20,000 0 118,000 0 138,000 0 138,000
    1992 30,000 0 173,000 0 203,000 69,000 138,000
    1993 36,000 0 207,600 0 243,600 82,800 338,580
    1994 35,800 0 207,000 0 242,800 82,800 338,998
    1995 5,310 0 0 0 5,310 271,970 1,255,370
    1996 4,700 0 0 0 4,700 62,555 68,350
    1997 4,250 0 0 0 4,250 102,715 55,700
    1998 4,450 0 0 0 4,450 49,855 54,700
    1999 3,839 0 0 0 3,839 47,520 51,781
    2000 4,264 0 0 0 4,264 58,352 62,822
    2001 3,740 0 0 0 3,740 41,714 45,444
    2002 4,299 0 0 0 4,299 10 37,677
    "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: WHEMCO OHIO FNDY. DIV. INC.
    Mailing Address: 1600 MCCLAIN RD., LIMA, OH 45804
    Public Contact: CHRISTOPHER J. COHOLICH
    Phone: (412) 390-2711
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: PARK CORP.
    Latitude: 40.71328
    Longitude: -84.1085
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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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