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Environmental Release Report: METAL SURFACES 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
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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 6
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 6
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 6
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 15
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 15

    *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 207,200 0 0 0 207,200 15 NA
    1989 170,000 0 0 0 170,000 28 NA
    1990 100 0 0 0 100 5 NA
    1991 30,385 0 0 0 30,385 32,990 179,970
    1992 12,985 0 0 0 12,985 29,720 160,254
    1993 11,244 0 0 0 11,244 26,730 210,690
    1994 690 0 0 0 690 27,334 185,750
    1995 20 0 0 0 20 12,005 75,336
    1996 19,005 0 0 0 19,005 10,000 100,005
    1997 15,015 0 0 0 15,015 56,750 109,040
    1998 13,015 0 0 0 13,015 22,500 111,060
    1999 27,010 0 0 0 27,010 86,370 191,110
    2000 7,025 0 0 0 7,025 132,059 222,080
    2001 16 0 0 0 16 89,559 152,572
    2002 16 0 0 0 16 64,648 110,262
    "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: METAL SURFACES INC.
    Mailing Address: 6060 SHULL ST., BELL GARDENS, CA 90201
    Public Contact: SAM BELL
    Phone: (562) 927-1331
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 33.95408
    Longitude: -118.15716
    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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