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Environmental Release Report: AFCO STEEL INC.
 
 
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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:METHYL ETHYL KETONE
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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 Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 26,600
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 26,600
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 26,600
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 26,600
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 26,600
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 26,600
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 26,600
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 26,600

    *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 183,700 0 0 0 183,700 0 NA
    1989 111,700 0 0 0 111,700 0 NA
    1990 86,000 0 0 0 86,000 0 NA
    1991 78,000 0 0 0 78,000 500 78,380
    1992 166,000 0 0 0 166,000 15,250 159,680
    1993 108,266 0 0 0 108,266 17,109 125,375
    1994 65,320 0 0 0 65,320 6,335 71,655
    1995 74,016 0 0 0 74,016 7,057 81,073
    1996 34,500 0 0 0 34,500 4,700 39,200
    1997 20,080 0 0 0 20,080 4,160 21,652
    1998 28,067 0 0 0 28,067 3,582 31,649
    1999 28,028 0 0 0 28,028 3,749 31,777
    2000 94,916 0 0 0 94,916 2,972 97,458
    2001 51,305 0 0 0 51,305 519 53,464
    2002 26,600 0 0 0 26,600 4,072 30,997
    "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: AFCO STEEL INC.
    Mailing Address: 1423 E. 6TH ST., LITTLE ROCK, AR 72202
    Public Contact: WAYNE P. ELLIOTT
    Phone: (501) 340-6311
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 34.74169
    Longitude: -92.25477
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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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