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Environmental Release Report: OWENS CORNING ELOY PLANT
 
 
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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 PINAL 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:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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 16,880
    Suspected Carcinogens 76
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 82
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 82
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 16,956
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 158
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 83,914
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 83,914
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 82
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 83,832
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 83,908
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 83,908

    *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
    1993 3,015 0 0 0 3,015 2,400 19,415
    1995 155,000 0 0 0 155,000 500 155,000
    1996 65,700 0 0 0 65,700 640 66,300
    1997 32,150 0 0 0 32,150 2,000 33,190
    1998 32,000 0 0 0 32,000 750 42,957
    1999 36,438 0 0 0 36,438 25,348 61,520
    2000 65,133 0 0 0 65,133 17,064 79,385
    2001 74,288 0 0 0 74,288 15,131 89,227
    2002 83,990 0 0 0 83,990 9,234 102,194
    "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: OWENS CORNING ELOY PLANT
    Mailing Address: 1825 W. BATTAGLIA RD., ELOY, AZ 85231
    Public Contact: JERRY LEWIS
    Phone: (520) 466-7852
    SIC Code: 32 Stone, Clay, And Glass Products
    2002 Parent Company: OWENS CORNING
    Latitude: 32.76302
    Longitude: -111.58446
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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 PINAL County on:

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