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Environmental Release Report: QUALITY METAL FINISHING CO.
 
 
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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:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
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    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 158,827 15
    Suspected Carcinogens 62 10
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 159,290 16
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 6 3
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 158,821 12
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 159,179 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 158,889 25
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 159,110 33
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 158,722 3
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 159,185 4
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 6 3
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 158,821 12
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 160,538 43
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 160,212 23

    *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 90,144 750 0 0 90,894 13,635 NA
    1989 102,186 750 0 0 102,936 16,738 NA
    1990 98,005 405 0 0 98,410 11,897 NA
    1991 91,005 320 0 0 91,325 28,120 125,050
    1992 124,010 450 0 0 124,460 58,590 188,550
    1993 157,010 111 0 0 157,121 66,948 230,368
    1994 167,244 101 0 0 167,345 118,040 292,781
    1995 166,142 125 0 0 166,267 105,703 280,189
    1996 155,650 158 0 0 155,808 82,765 8,571,425
    1997 118,691 181 0 0 118,872 113,946 8,485,890
    1998 136,325 65 0 0 136,390 49,187 8,564,756
    1999 151,918 131 0 0 152,049 63,408 8,612,984
    2000 106,060 90 0 0 106,150 70,820 7,983,120
    2001 118,643 62 0 0 118,705 43,361 7,666,230
    2002 160,544 46 0 0 160,589 49,714 8,442,747
    "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: QUALITY METAL FINISHING CO.
    Mailing Address: 4TH & WALNUT STS., BYRON, IL 61010
    Public Contact: MATT BORTOLI
    Phone: (815) 234-2711
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 42.12906
    Longitude: -89.25761
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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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