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Environmental Release Report: ISPAT INLAND 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:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)
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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 2,290 75
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,239 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 3,096 43,188
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,083 73
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 553 85
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 230
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 81,343 1,527
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,858 171
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 33,128 4,056
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 104,210
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 21,311 4,286
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2,050 73
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 19,700 3,985
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 173,308 5,677
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 105,383 4,220

    *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 2,753,950 1,224,600 119,040,600 5,840,000 128,859,150 1,609,850 NA
    1989 2,512,050 1,014,750 44,826,050 6,740,000 55,092,850 2,180,450 NA
    1990 2,114,705 942,305 43,219,050 4,406,600 50,682,660 2,299,416 NA
    1991 811,850 658,100 31,079,455 0 32,549,405 1,313,941 38,726,454
    1992 602,684 576,691 30,004,182 0 31,183,557 1,550,430 37,050,613
    1993 434,977 320,092 9,863,650 0 10,618,719 1,146,312 12,777,349
    1994 185,913 59,168 38,750 0 283,831 1,285,386 1,576,056
    1995 120,311 76,015 58,125 190 254,641 1,732,716 1,994,267
    1996 120,689 77,726 43,593 0 242,008 2,608,959 2,896,027
    1997 108,360 29,534 17,556 0 155,450 4,856,712 2,685,040
    1998 110,252 34,294 12,106 0 156,652 2,617,098 2,773,750
    1999 109,306 36,413 24,049 0 169,768 2,096,775 2,266,543
    2000 172,873 45,004 26,550 0 244,427 1,938,791 2,106,891
    2001 177,563 52,656 31,060 0 261,279 1,301,929 1,566,355
    2002 175,909 48,550 14,100 0 238,559 9,915,380 10,531,939
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 .3 0 0 0 .3 0 .3
    2001 .3 0 0 0 .3 0 .3
    2002 .2 0 0 0 .2 0 .2
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: ISPAT INLAND INC.
    Mailing Address: 3210 WATLING ST. MC 8-130, EAST CHICAGO, IN 46312
    Public Contact: DAVE ALLEN
    Phone: (219) 399-5430
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: ISPAT INTL. N.V.
    Latitude: 41.6546
    Longitude: -87.4466
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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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