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Environmental Release Report: HITCO CARBON COMPOSITES 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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:N-HEXANE
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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 Developmental Toxicants 2,301
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,301
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2,301
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 2,301

    *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 214,250 0 0 0 214,250 5,282 NA
    1989 182,500 0 0 0 182,500 263 NA
    1996 2,383 0 0 0 2,383 5,435 7,818
    1997 1,912 0 0 0 1,912 9,260 6,542
    1998 1,244 0 0 0 1,244 1,250 2,548
    1999 826 0 0 0 826 4,840 5,666
    2000 862 0 0 0 862 3,355 4,217
    2001 2,615 0 0 0 2,615 10,625 13,240
    2002 2,301 0 0 0 2,301 15,307 75,105
    "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: HITCO CARBON COMPOSITES INC.
    Mailing Address: 1600 W. 135TH ST., GARDENA, CA 90249
    Public Contact: SIMON RICKS
    Phone: (310) 970-5298
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 33.90901
    Longitude: -118.30391
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
    • 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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