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Environmental Release Report: RUST-OLEUM 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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER 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 891
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 11,672
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 3,564
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 9,207
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 891
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 8,027 5
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 12,781 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 12,771
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 12,860
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 11,583
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 12,878 10
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 11,286

    *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
    1990 6,500 0 0 0 6,500 0 NA
    1991 6,800 0 0 0 6,800 846,404 904,500
    1992 6,500 0 0 0 6,500 125,315 82,079
    1993 12,000 0 0 0 12,000 738,791 782,500
    1994 26,750 0 0 0 26,750 809,220 854,735
    1995 29,100 0 0 0 29,100 718,650 725,550
    1996 14,044 0 0 0 14,044 956,150 987,322
    1997 13,542 0 0 0 13,542 1,973,126 998,122
    1998 18,529 10 0 0 18,539 1,022,605 1,043,492
    1999 13,461 15 0 0 13,476 903,568 1,465,068
    2000 13,586 15 0 0 13,601 433,795 1,576,772
    2001 13,006 10 0 0 13,016 776,043 2,029,921
    2002 12,878 10 0 0 12,888 491,380 1,935,631
    "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: RUST-OLEUM CORP.
    Mailing Address: 8105 FERGUSSON DR., PLEASANT PRAIRIE, WI 53158
    Public Contact: BILL WHITING
    Phone: (847) 367-7700
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: RPM INC.
    Latitude: 42.53319
    Longitude: -87.90357
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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 KENOSHA County on:

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