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Environmental Release Report: BERTEAU-LOWELL PLATING WORKS INC.
 
 
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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 Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 253
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 253
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 253
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,066
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,066

    *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 61,750 0 0 0 61,750 1,250 NA
    1989 24,750 0 0 0 24,750 1,750 NA
    1990 34,250 0 0 0 34,250 2,850 NA
    1991 32,600 0 0 0 32,600 4,855 51,560
    1992 31,600 0 0 0 31,600 3,800 51,040
    1993 29,500 0 0 0 29,500 7,800 51,520
    1994 37,813 0 0 0 37,813 3,555 58,935
    1995 42,200 0 0 0 42,200 8,420 62,900
    1996 36,540 0 0 0 36,540 5,200 53,485
    1997 27,894 0 0 0 27,894 6,118 44,556
    1998 13,996 0 0 0 13,996 8,185 38,458
    1999 2,023 0 0 0 2,023 33,179 75,902
    2000 2,004 0 0 0 2,004 33,521 74,984
    2001 1,530 0 0 0 1,530 26,868 58,426
    2002 1,066 0 0 0 1,066 19,312 41,306
    "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: BERTEAU-LOWELL PLATING WORKS INC.
    Mailing Address: 2320 W. FULLERTON AVE., CHICAGO, IL 60647
    Public Contact: WILLIAM HOLZENDORF
    Phone: (773) 276-3135
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 41.9249
    Longitude: -87.6856
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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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