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Environmental Release Report: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS CO.
 
 
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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:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
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    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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 5,682
    Suspected Carcinogens 20
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 84,553
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 13,693
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 83,583
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 5,682
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 42,767
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 97,296
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 99,959
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 101,149
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 80,979
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 101,049
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 99,089

    *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 126,259 0 0 0 126,259 241,336 NA
    1989 132,950 0 0 0 132,950 244,920 NA
    1990 126,279 0 0 0 126,279 237,749 NA
    1991 105,155 0 0 0 105,155 325,950 1,331,667
    1992 94,701 0 0 0 94,701 305,741 1,488,994
    1993 86,791 0 0 0 86,791 274,631 1,504,042
    1994 104,095 0 0 0 104,095 374,727 1,396,626
    1995 75,707 0 0 0 75,707 221,536 971,889
    1996 61,325 0 0 0 61,325 252,123 1,131,068
    1997 70,939 0 0 0 70,939 928,466 2,470,731
    1998 110,058 0 0 0 110,058 553,069 2,425,887
    1999 117,930 0 0 0 117,930 568,190 2,134,733
    2000 141,127 0 0 0 141,127 683,707 2,673,981
    2001 102,287 0 0 0 102,287 1,195,907 3,099,609
    2002 101,350 0 0 0 101,350 1,346,257 3,039,515
    "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: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS CO.
    Mailing Address: 630 E. 13TH, ANDOVER, KS 67230
    Public Contact: WILLIAM A. ELLISON
    Phone: (316) 733-1361
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS CO.
    Latitude: 37.70843
    Longitude: -97.1283
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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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