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Environmental Release Report: AMCAST AUTOMOTIVE CEDARBURG PLANT
 
 
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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):
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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
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 17
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 57,516
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 17
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 504
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 17
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 17
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 521
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 521
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 57,012
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 17
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 57,499
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 57,516
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 17

    *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 580 0 0 0 580 2,900 NA
    1989 580 0 0 0 580 2,900 NA
    1990 580 0 0 0 580 2,900 NA
    1991 580 0 0 0 580 2,900 3,428
    1992 1,360 0 0 0 1,360 6,750 8,060
    1993 845 0 0 0 845 2,750 3,450
    1994 600 0 0 0 600 1,600 2,200
    1995 300 0 0 0 300 1,200 1,500
    1996 500 0 0 0 500 750 1,000
    1997 500 0 0 0 500 1,500 1,500
    1998 1,000 0 0 0 1,000 1,675 1,930
    1999 1,000 0 0 0 1,000 2,150 2,540
    2000 1,000 0 0 0 1,000 13,550 14,330
    2001 504 0 0 0 504 7,168 7,372
    2002 57,516 0 0 0 57,516 5,422 62,938
    "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: AMCAST AUTOMOTIVE CEDARBURG PLANT
    Mailing Address: N39 W5789 HAMILTON RD., CEDARBURG, WI 53012
    Public Contact: MICHAEL MCLAUGHLIN
    Phone: (262) 375-7121
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: AMCAST INDL. CORP.
    Latitude: 43.3163
    Longitude: -88.03747
    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

    Scorecard's report for OZAUKEE County on:

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