POLLUTION LOCATOR| Toxic Chemical Releases | Reports

Environmental Release Report: PRECISION SPECIALTY METALS INC. .
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
    0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% 100%

    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:

    See how this facility ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank facilities in CALIFORNIA or in LOS ANGELES 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.

  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:NICKEL COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:NICKEL COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to noncancer risk

    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
    Examine current exposure monitoring data for this area
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 250 5
    Suspected Carcinogens 5 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 268 5
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 268 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 255 10
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 18
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 18
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 23
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 273 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 528 10
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 523 10

    *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.
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 7,450 0 0 0 7,450 39,021 NA
    1989 6,700 0 0 0 6,700 40,058 NA
    1990 6,800 0 0 0 6,800 16,455 NA
    1991 6,870 0 0 0 6,870 28,260 628,000
    1992 6,870 0 0 0 6,870 28,260 628,000
    1993 6,870 0 0 0 6,870 30,105 1,253,420
    1994 6,870 0 0 0 6,870 25,476 1,850,254
    1995 4,616 0 0 0 4,616 29,680 884,820
    1996 4,616 0 0 0 4,616 40,618 1,042,559
    1997 4,616 0 0 0 4,616 932,727 1,955,721
    1998 2,336 0 0 0 2,336 831,479 1,898,862
    1999 411 0 0 0 411 528,972 1,211,438
    2000 760 0 0 0 760 169,450 917,815
    2001 760 0 0 0 760 155,490 787,495
    2002 528 10 0 0 538 84,250 419,498
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
      [ top ]
     
     
    Send a FAX to the management of this facility. (free)
    Email EPA
    Join an online discussion about this facility


    Email a Scorecard Community Report to a friend
    Network with environmental groups
    Learn how to use Scorecard to find out about toxics in your community


    Contribute to Environmental Defense
    Volunteer with environmental groups in your community

      [ top ]
     
     
  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: PRECISION SPECIALTY METALS INC. .
    Mailing Address: 3301 MEDFORD ST., LOS ANGELES, CA 90063
    Public Contact: TONY GALLEGOS
    Phone: (323) 475-3246
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 34.06074
    Longitude: -118.18994
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 LOS ANGELES County on:

  •   [ top ]