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Environmental Release Report: STERIS INC.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
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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:ETHYLENE OXIDE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:ETHYLENE OXIDE
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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 12
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 12
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 12
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 12
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 12
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 12
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 12
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 12
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 12
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 12

    *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
    1990 1,400 0 0 0 1,400 0 NA
    1991 1,750 0 0 0 1,750 107,100 400,300
    1992 500 0 0 0 500 134,000 462,860
    1993 4,200 0 0 0 4,200 90,900 377,500
    1994 4,700 0 0 0 4,700 76,000 372,900
    1995 5,300 0 0 0 5,300 96,200 441,700
    1996 7,200 0 0 0 7,200 120,600 361,500
    1997 3,500 0 0 0 3,500 427,400 593,900
    1998 1,825 0 0 0 1,825 274,900 717,766
    1999 156 0 0 0 156 229,951 602,018
    2000 160 0 0 0 160 144,256 433,752
    2001 81 0 0 0 81 103,040 287,281
    2002 12 0 0 0 12 160 6,412
    "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: STERIS INC.
    Mailing Address: 1350 INDUSTRIAL PARK DR., NOGALES, AZ 85621
    Public Contact: KEVIN MARSH
    Phone: (440) 354-2600
    SIC Code: 38 Instruments And Related Products
    2002 Parent Company: STERIS CORP.
    Latitude: 31.35437
    Longitude: -110.95647
    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

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