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Environmental Release Report: ALUMAX FOILS INC.
 
 
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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 340
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 25,970
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 340
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 0
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 340
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 29,290
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 25,970
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 54,920
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 28,950
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 25,970
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 340
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 54,920
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 54,920

    *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 98,413 0 15 0 98,428 1,245 NA
    1989 68,642 0 0 0 68,642 23,009 NA
    1990 94,278 0 0 0 94,278 154,655 NA
    1991 62,704 0 0 0 62,704 1,115,610 1,876,162
    1992 35,604 0 0 0 35,604 1,134,272 2,009,690
    1993 18,900 0 0 0 18,900 1,130,300 1,795,265
    1994 27,186 0 0 0 27,186 1,668,762 2,441,561
    1995 56,511 0 0 0 56,511 1,708,510 2,462,643
    1996 56,279 0 0 0 56,279 1,882,515 2,762,230
    1997 56,735 0 0 0 56,735 3,767,932 3,220,966
    1998 32,226 0 0 0 32,226 140,146 1,502,468
    1999 49,594 0 0 0 49,594 55,465 277,154
    2000 31,222 0 0 0 31,222 7,409 533,038
    2001 23,061 0 0 0 23,061 32 31,570
    2002 54,920 0 0 0 54,920 44,661 100,090
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2001 1.67 0 0 0 1.67 .1423 1.82
    2002 .06783 0 0 0 .06783 0 .2257
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: ALUMAX FOILS INC.
    Mailing Address: 6100 S. BROADWAY, SAINT LOUIS, MO 63111
    Public Contact: JEFFREY KLUNK
    Phone: (314) 832-9601
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: ALCOA INC.
    Latitude: 38.55824
    Longitude: -90.24525
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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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