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Environmental Release Report: FERRO CORP.
 
 
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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: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 21
    Suspected Carcinogens 121,316
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 134,891
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 21
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 134,870
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 121,316
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 134,891
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 121,337
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 134,891
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 134,891
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 21
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 134,870
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 134,870
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 134,870

    *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 59,778 0 0 0 59,778 89,584 NA
    1989 110,628 0 0 0 110,628 188,614 NA
    1990 89,510 0 0 0 89,510 266,920 NA
    1991 126,500 0 0 0 126,500 216,500 343,159
    1992 81,255 0 0 0 81,255 270,815 349,674
    1993 84,510 0 0 0 84,510 195,511 275,601
    1994 74,800 0 0 0 74,800 5,560 79,216
    1995 68,063 0 0 0 68,063 19,858 88,533
    1996 64,200 12 0 0 64,212 22,510 86,900
    1997 51,100 11 0 0 51,111 77,394 89,800
    1998 117,800 250 0 0 118,050 10,144 126,950
    1999 54,807 250 0 0 55,057 45,650 100,237
    2000 62,700 250 0 0 62,950 40,888 103,050
    2001 127,638 0 0 0 127,638 38,601 204,838
    2002 134,891 0 0 0 134,891 31,906 198,667
    "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: FERRO CORP.
    Mailing Address: 1301 N. FLORA ST., PLYMOUTH, IN 46563
    Public Contact: GLEN HOPKINS
    Phone: (574) 935-5131
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: FERRO CORP.
    Latitude: 41.35061
    Longitude: -86.32124
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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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