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Environmental Release Report: AMERICAN SPRING WIRE CORP.
 
 
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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 2,667 10
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,667 10
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,667 10
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,667 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 6,705 125
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,667 10
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 6,705 10
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 4,038
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,667 10
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2,667 10
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 8,330 125
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 8,330 10

    *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 4,960 0 0 0 4,960 221,308 NA
    1989 4,200 0 0 0 4,200 112,974 NA
    1990 4,102 0 0 0 4,102 131,623 NA
    1991 4,947 0 0 0 4,947 138,647 737,750
    1992 5,803 0 0 0 5,803 179,888 724,573
    1993 3,807 0 0 0 3,807 172,755 451,765
    1994 5,960 0 0 0 5,960 178,557 488,635
    1995 2,314 0 0 0 2,314 220,882 507,003
    1996 8,654 0 0 0 8,654 174,905 305,028
    1997 8,654 0 0 0 8,654 322,347 284,792
    1998 8,643 0 0 0 8,643 165,510 294,043
    1999 8,614 125 0 0 8,739 176,353 241,784
    2000 8,576 125 0 0 8,701 138,477 201,905
    2001 8,295 125 0 0 8,420 131,529 181,927
    2002 8,330 125 0 0 8,455 126,555 184,697
    "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: AMERICAN SPRING WIRE CORP.
    Mailing Address: 1775 AMERICAN WAY, KANKAKEE, IL 60901
    Public Contact: DALE MCCLURE
    Phone: (815) 935-1800
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: AMERICAN SPRING WIRE CORP.
    Latitude: 41.13698
    Longitude: -87.84711
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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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