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Environmental Release Report: WORLD RESOURCES CO.
 
 
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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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    Total environmental releases:
    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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    Rank facilities in ARIZONA or in MARICOPA County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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 COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to noncancer risk

    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 .500
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants .500
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .500
    Suspected Immunotoxicants .500
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 251
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants .500
    Suspected Neurotoxicants .500
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .500
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 250

    *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 500 0 0 0 500 0 NA
    1989 1,000 0 0 0 1,000 0 NA
    1990 1,250 0 0 0 1,250 0 NA
    1991 1,010 0 0 0 1,010 0 197
    1992 30 0 0 0 30 0 14
    1993 25 0 0 0 25 0 20
    1994 1,010 0 0 0 1,010 0 109
    1995 250 0 0 0 250 0 149
    1996 250 0 0 0 250 0 43
    1997 250 0 0 0 250 0 42
    1998 76 0 0 0 76 0 76
    1999 74 0 0 0 74 1 75
    2000 42 0 0 0 42 1 43
    2001 250 0 0 0 250 1 74
    2002 251 0 0 0 251 3,190,482 3,210,510
    "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: WORLD RESOURCES CO.
    Mailing Address: 8113 W. SHERMAN ST., TOLLESON, AZ 85043
    Public Contact: HARRY A. JUPIN
    Phone: (602) 233-9166
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 33.43972
    Longitude: -112.2364
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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 MARICOPA County on:

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