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Environmental Release Report: ZINC CORP. OF AMERICA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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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:CADMIUM COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
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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 29
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 27
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 27
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 2
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,561
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 35
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 27
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 27
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 27
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,542

    *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 40,525 0 0 39,320 79,845 0 NA
    1989 41,483 0 0 15,573 57,056 0 NA
    1990 60,233 0 0 29,584 89,817 0 NA
    1991 60,267 0 0 27,420 87,687 2,020 88,100
    1992 57,536 0 0 20,526 78,062 4,535 78,221
    1993 43,427 0 2,690,214 13,848 2,747,489 1,986,711 4,563,305
    1994 1,003 0 827 2,474 4,304 1,621,267 1,625,338
    1995 818 1,527 7,027 1,571 10,943 1,857,392 1,866,808
    1996 829 0 2,405 1,493 4,727 1,471,992 1,476,720
    1997 703 0 954 1,779 3,436 3,224,422 1,615,543
    1998 345 0 5,012 982 6,339 554,483 560,822
    1999 563 0 0 784 1,347 534,367 535,603
    2000 800 3 0 1,953 2,756 816,775 819,473
    2001 1,814 0 0 1,807 3,621 688,509 692,131
    2002 1,569 0 0 1,431 3,000 811,652 815,652
    "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: ZINC CORP. OF AMERICA
    Mailing Address: HWY. 123 & ELEVENTH ST., BARTLESVILLE, OK 74003
    Public Contact: ALI ALAVI
    Phone: (724) 774-1020
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: HORSEHEAD INDS. INC.
    Latitude: 36.74667
    Longitude: -95.995
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Superfund 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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