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Environmental Release Report: METAL IMPROVEMENT CO. INC. E/M COATING SERVICES DIV.
 
 
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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:METHYL ETHYL KETONE
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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 11,332
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 11,332
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 11,332
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 11,332
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 11,332
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 11,332
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 11,332
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 11,332

    *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
    1997 15,222 0 0 0 15,222 0 33,481
    1998 11,546 0 0 0 11,546 8,846 74,020
    1999 6,993 0 0 0 6,993 55 60,253
    2000 7,955 0 0 0 7,955 250 42,102
    2001 5,830 0 0 0 5,830 1,249 35,387
    2002 11,332 0 0 0 11,332 1,155 34,303
    "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 IMPROVEMENT CO. INC. E/M COATING SERVICES DIV.
    Mailing Address: 20751 SUPERIOR ST., CHATSWORTH, CA 91311
    Public Contact: MICHAEL STEINBERG
    Phone: (818) 407-6280
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: METAL IMPROVEMENT CO. INC.
    Latitude: 34.24645
    Longitude: -118.58424
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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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