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Environmental Release Report: GATTO INDL. PLATERS 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 515
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 515
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 515
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,465
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,465

    *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 7,700 0 0 0 7,700 500 NA
    1991 15,000 0 0 0 15,000 500 50,050
    1992 23,300 0 0 0 23,300 500 67,340
    1993 14,700 0 0 0 14,700 500 49,500
    1994 25,900 0 0 0 25,900 750 95,400
    1995 3,107 0 0 0 3,107 32,889 80,096
    1996 3,074 0 0 0 3,074 35,203 75,151
    1997 2,739 0 0 0 2,739 306,916 484,086
    1998 2,800 0 0 0 2,800 141,427 459,462
    1999 3,276 0 0 0 3,276 180,612 511,524
    2000 2,365 0 0 0 2,365 225,549 402,952
    2001 1,983 0 0 0 1,983 185,157 304,353
    2002 1,465 0 0 0 1,465 161,642 259,177
    "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: GATTO INDL. PLATERS INC.
    Mailing Address: 4620 W. ROOSEVELT RD., CHICAGO, IL 60644
    Public Contact: GEORGE GATTO
    Phone: (773) 287-0100
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 41.86588
    Longitude: -87.74041
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  • Links

    • 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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