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Environmental Release Report: PLASKOLITE WEST 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:ETHYL ACRYLATE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:METHYL METHACRYLATE
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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 44
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,492
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,536
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,536
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 44
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,536
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,536
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,492
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,536
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,536

    *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 2,756 0 0 0 2,756 1,500 NA
    1989 7,700 500 0 0 8,200 2,500 NA
    1990 4,827 250 40 10 5,127 2,500 NA
    1991 3,473 0 0 0 3,473 87,120 75,593
    1992 3,530 0 0 0 3,530 82,200 85,730
    1993 3,493 0 0 0 3,493 28,400 31,853
    1994 4,645 0 0 0 4,645 84,701 77,135
    1995 8,226 0 0 0 8,226 11,200 19,426
    1996 8,851 0 0 0 8,851 12,733 12,733
    1997 6,824 0 0 0 6,824 11,346 29,635
    1998 7,620 0 0 0 7,620 2,746 107,599
    1999 4,967 0 0 0 4,967 5,691 44,608
    2000 4,820 0 0 0 4,820 2,823 40,837
    2001 1,758 0 0 0 1,758 758 13,203
    2002 1,536 0 0 0 1,536 738 11,343
    "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: PLASKOLITE WEST INC.
    Mailing Address: 2225 E. DEL AMO BLVD., COMPTON, CA 90220
    Public Contact: TIMOTHY W. LING
    Phone: (614) 294-3281
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: PLASKOLITE WEST INC.
    Latitude: 33.84681
    Longitude: -118.22806
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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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