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Environmental Release Report: HAMMOND GROUP INC. HALSTAB 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 34
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 34
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 34
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 495
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 34
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 495
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 495
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 34
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 461
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 463

    *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 286 0 0 0 286 10 NA
    1989 255 0 0 0 255 11 NA
    1990 318 0 0 0 318 37 NA
    1991 262 0 0 0 262 34,561 34,823
    1992 557 0 0 0 557 63,214 63,771
    1993 519 0 0 0 519 59,710 60,229
    1994 493 0 0 0 493 64,962 65,453
    1995 605 0 0 0 605 77,178 77,783
    1996 632 0 0 0 632 144,227 144,859
    1997 625 0 0 0 625 492,637 246,946
    1998 517 0 0 0 517 146,657 147,176
    1999 738 0 0 0 738 202,119 202,857
    2000 644 0 0 0 644 100,596 101,240
    2001 477 0 0 0 477 57,521 57,998
    2002 497 0 0 0 497 56,994 57,491
    "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 GROUP INC. HALSTAB DIV.
    Mailing Address: 3100 MICHIGAN ST., HAMMOND, IN 46323
    Public Contact: TED BUTLER
    Phone: (219) 844-3980
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: HAMMOND GROUP INC.
    Latitude: 41.60983
    Longitude: -87.45641
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    • 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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