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Environmental Release Report: BALL METAL FOOD CONTAINER CORP.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Noncancer 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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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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 14,400
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 264,800
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 277,400
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 14,400
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 70,000
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 260,400
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 279,300
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 315,800
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 243,400
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 315,800
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 137,300

    *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 106,260 0 0 0 106,260 5,611 NA
    1989 154,066 0 0 0 154,066 93,780 NA
    1990 196,488 0 0 0 196,488 144,375 NA
    1991 147,650 0 0 0 147,650 77,500 693,256
    1992 95,900 0 0 0 95,900 53,600 711,500
    1993 298,241 0 0 0 298,241 43,416 830,017
    1994 178,600 0 0 0 178,600 14,039 910,039
    1995 297,600 0 0 0 297,600 111,752 1,081,752
    1996 247,900 0 0 0 247,900 123,638 1,097,638
    1997 232,600 0 0 0 232,600 209,256 1,151,628
    1998 206,100 0 0 0 206,100 93,170 1,021,970
    1999 246,400 0 0 0 246,400 77,764 1,094,264
    2000 341,500 0 0 0 341,500 95,158 1,544,558
    2001 287,500 0 0 0 287,500 92,226 1,270,426
    2002 315,800 0 0 0 315,800 95,113 1,417,113
    "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: BALL METAL FOOD CONTAINER CORP.
    Mailing Address: 1200 S. CRUTCHER ST., SPRINGDALE, AR 72764
    Public Contact: SCOTT MCCARTY
    Phone: (303) 460-2103
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: BALL CORP.
    Latitude: 36.17181
    Longitude: -94.12988
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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

    Scorecard's report for WASHINGTON County on:

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