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Environmental Release Report: HAMMOND LEAD PRODS. HALOX HAMMOND EXPANDERS DIV.
 
 
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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
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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 50
    Suspected Carcinogens 4
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 51
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 50
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 60
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 50
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 51
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 51
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 50
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 13
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 20

    *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 683 0 0 0 683 593 NA
    1989 485 0 0 0 485 268 NA
    1990 423 0 0 0 423 356 NA
    1991 415 0 0 0 415 258,514 258,927
    1992 291 0 0 0 291 245,169 245,459
    1993 363 0 0 0 363 234,789 235,151
    1994 335 0 0 0 335 157,804 158,131
    1995 603 0 0 0 603 695,666 696,178
    1996 802 0 0 0 802 1,103,841 1,104,493
    1997 577 0 0 0 577 921,644 461,286
    1998 462 0 0 0 462 1,025,167 1,025,476
    1999 201 0 0 0 201 1,085,174 1,085,386
    2000 208 0 0 0 208 1,046,612 1,046,819
    2001 86 0 0 0 86 951,054 951,151
    2002 81 0 0 0 81 1,058,885 1,058,967
    "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: HAMMOND LEAD PRODS. HALOX HAMMOND EXPANDERS DIV.
    Mailing Address: 2308 - 165TH ST., HAMMOND, IN 46320
    Public Contact: PETER WILKE
    Phone: (219) 931-9360
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: HAMMOND GROUP INC.
    Latitude: 41.59544
    Longitude: -87.47232
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    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
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    • RTK NET report for this facility, which includes its complete Form R report to EPA's Toxics Release Inventory

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