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Environmental Release Report: ME GLOBAL 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:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 4
    Suspected Carcinogens 25
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 4
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 2
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 28
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 28
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 205
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 201
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 226
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 26

    *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 13,400 0 0 0 13,400 211,000 NA
    1989 9,900 0 0 0 9,900 0 NA
    1990 2,000 0 0 0 2,000 32,100 NA
    1991 1,700 0 0 0 1,700 27,000 28,700
    1992 2,000 0 0 0 2,000 31,900 33,900
    1993 2,155 0 0 0 2,155 14,146 16,000
    1994 4,931 0 0 0 4,931 6,114 39,957
    1995 3,270 0 0 0 3,270 48,800 76,691
    1996 3,662 0 0 0 3,662 57,150 86,726
    1997 108 0 0 0 108 143,336 72,348
    1998 215 0 0 0 215 59,275 59,496
    1999 320 0 0 0 320 27,198 27,517
    2000 252 0 0 0 252 57,719 57,719
    2001 218 0 0 0 218 51,748 51,748
    2002 228 0 0 0 228 0 58,446
    "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: ME GLOBAL INC.
    Mailing Address: 5857 S. KYRENE RD., TEMPE, AZ 85283
    Public Contact: ROD GROZDANICH
    Phone: (480) 730-7570
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 33.36909
    Longitude: -111.94526
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants 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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