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Environmental Release Report: GUARDIAN WEST
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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:LEAD 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 562 5
    Suspected Carcinogens 255 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 11,060 10
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 62
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 10,998 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 11,315 15
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 10,815 10
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 10,560 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 10,560 5
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 62
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 10,998 10
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 11,253 15
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 11,253 15

    *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
    1999 755 0 0 0 755 53,000 54,600
    2000 16,305 0 215 0 16,520 105,990 240,830
    2001 5,391 15 15 0 5,421 126,168 177,543
    2002 11,315 15 15 0 11,345 61,663 241,738
    "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: GUARDIAN WEST
    Mailing Address: 601 GUARDIAN DR., URBANA, IL 61802
    Public Contact: JACKIE CHRISTENSEN
    Phone: (217) 278-2435
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: FLEX-N-GATE
    Latitude: 40.10361
    Longitude: -88.17472
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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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