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Environmental Release Report: ACME PACKAGING CORP. RIVERDALE FACILITY
 
 
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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 412 268
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 31,712 268
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 412 268
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 31,300
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 412 356
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 31,712 268
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 31,712 268
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 31,712 741
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 412 268
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 31,300 473
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 31,300 561

    *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
    1992 10,710 0 0 0 10,710 260,500 271,250
    1993 5,586 0 0 0 5,586 552,800 560,970
    1994 41,021 0 0 0 41,021 435,100 481,060
    1995 17,448 0 0 0 17,448 555,010 568,200
    1996 111,365 0 0 0 111,365 430,848 542,953
    1997 113,020 0 0 0 113,020 674,000 450,360
    1998 103,215 0 0 0 103,215 345,414 416,625
    1999 83,610 0 0 0 83,610 361,444 444,850
    2000 76,588 0 0 0 76,588 387,018 464,123
    2001 42,131 0 0 0 42,131 278,891 320,987
    2002 31,712 829 0 0 32,541 406,679 439,207
    "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: ACME PACKAGING CORP. RIVERDALE FACILITY
    Mailing Address: 13449 S. PERRY AVE., RIVERDALE, IL 60827
    Public Contact: D. J. HOLMBERG
    Phone: (708) 768-9118
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 41.64875
    Longitude: -87.62459
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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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