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Environmental Release Report: U.S. CAN CO. PLANT #26 COMMERCE
 
 
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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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 19,696
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 16,366
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,535
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 16,366
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 19,172
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 19,696
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 16,366
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 19,696
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 4,341

    *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 3,400 0 0 0 3,400 0 NA
    1989 7,250 0 0 0 7,250 0 NA
    1990 22,005 0 0 0 22,005 0 NA
    1991 16,896 0 0 0 16,896 66,562 83,458
    1992 20,017 0 0 0 20,017 76,125 96,142
    1993 11,934 0 0 0 11,934 61,048 72,982
    1994 12,849 0 0 0 12,849 24,997 37,846
    1995 16,913 0 0 0 16,913 10,282 54,601
    1996 22,374 0 0 0 22,374 32,560 56,950
    1997 26,151 0 0 0 26,151 52,170 54,155
    1998 33,429 0 0 0 33,429 42,961 83,230
    1999 29,150 0 0 0 29,150 54,470 99,834
    2000 16,044 0 0 0 16,044 51,739 67,783
    2001 17,085 0 0 0 17,085 70,038 87,123
    2002 19,696 0 0 0 19,696 60,868 80,564
    "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: U.S. CAN CO. PLANT #26 COMMERCE
    Mailing Address: 5650 E. GRACE PL., LOS ANGELES, CA 90022
    Public Contact: EMIL P. OBRADOVICH
    Phone: (847) 888-5530
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: U.S. CAN CO.
    Latitude: 34.01733
    Longitude: -118.14933
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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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