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Environmental Release Report: PPG INDS. INC. WORKS # 14
 
 
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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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COBALT 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)
    Suspected Carcinogens 22 10
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 55 29
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,664 19
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 22 10
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,686 29
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 32,836 29
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 33 19
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 32,814 19
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 31,183 19
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 32,836 29
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 32,836 29

    *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 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
    1989 11,593 0 0 0 11,593 0 NA
    1990 12,358 0 0 0 12,358 0 NA
    1991 4,205 0 0 0 4,205 0 4,200
    1992 4,155 0 0 0 4,155 0 4,150
    1993 11,465 0 0 0 11,465 0 11,460
    1994 20,144 0 0 0 20,144 0 20,139
    1995 23,800 0 0 0 23,800 0 23,800
    1996 26,888 0 0 0 26,888 0 26,888
    1997 11,298 0 0 0 11,298 0 11,298
    1998 15,355 0 0 0 15,355 0 15,355
    1999 17,314 0 0 0 17,314 0 17,314
    2000 30,336 32 0 0 30,368 231 35,663
    2001 31,968 32 64 0 32,064 63 35,890
    2002 32,836 29 93 0 32,958 93 41,824
    "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: PPG INDS. INC. WORKS # 14
    Mailing Address: ELWIN/MOUNT ZION RD., MOUNT ZION, IL 62549
    Public Contact: FRANK URBANIAK
    Phone: (217) 864-6230
    SIC Code: 32 Stone, Clay, And Glass Products
    2002 Parent Company: PPG INDS.
    Latitude: 39.76833
    Longitude: -88.90333
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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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