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Environmental Release Report: SEQUA COATINGS CORP. PRECOAT METALS DIV.
 
 
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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):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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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 COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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 15,461
    Suspected Carcinogens 564
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 281,533
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 10,441
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 192,264
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 4,251
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 59,842
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 192,178
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 229,701
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 289,836
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 11
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 189,818
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 290,646
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 171,192

    *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 48,320 0 0 0 48,320 1,500 NA
    1989 36,723 0 0 0 36,723 2,500 NA
    1990 51,283 0 0 0 51,283 3,500 NA
    1991 47,025 0 0 0 47,025 4,000 763,050
    1992 99,269 0 0 0 99,269 1,500 652,926
    1993 113,814 0 0 0 113,814 6,000 728,347
    1994 131,567 0 0 0 131,567 269,823 842,020
    1995 139,232 0 0 0 139,232 57,258 938,425
    1996 113,010 0 0 0 113,010 189,002 846,114
    1997 245,627 0 0 0 245,627 548,826 1,843,953
    1998 809,982 0 0 0 809,982 285,684 1,852,587
    1999 1,652,684 0 0 0 1,652,684 334,314 3,399,059
    2000 373,104 0 0 0 373,104 384,171 3,058,863
    2001 274,609 0 0 0 274,609 268,091 2,394,302
    2002 290,657 0 0 0 290,657 353,566 2,791,328
    "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: SEQUA COATINGS CORP. PRECOAT METALS DIV.
    Mailing Address: US HWY. 12 & RTE. 249, PORTAGE, IN 46368
    Public Contact: ROBERT MEAD
    Phone: (773) 254-3400
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: SEQUA CORP.
    Latitude: 41.58484
    Longitude: -87.17745
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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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