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Environmental Release Report: LIGHT METALS 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 1 .500
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 309 3
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1 .500
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 8 2
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1 .500
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1 .500
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 143 3
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 143 3
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 301 .500
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1 .500
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 174 2
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 309 3
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 135 .500

    *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
    1991 0 0 0 0 0 143,060 140,000
    1992 0 0 0 0 0 171,600 169,700
    1993 0 0 0 0 0 186,790 184,900
    1994 0 0 0 0 0 25,082 24,832
    1995 0 0 0 0 0 39,052 38,552
    1996 0 0 0 0 0 36,178 35,678
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 52,856 26,428
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 40,239 39,860
    1999 0 0 0 0 0 36,171 35,921
    2000 10 0 0 0 10 37,154 37,154
    2001 342 2 0 0 344 88,105 88,456
    2002 309 3 0 0 312 58,311 59,547
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 .2105 0 0 0 .2105 26.42 57.83
    2001 .1805 0 0 0 .1805 22.44 50.79
    2002 .16 0 0 0 .16 20.48 21.00
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: LIGHT METALS INC.
    Mailing Address: 13329 ECTOR ST., CITY OF INDUSTRY, CA 91746
    Public Contact: NICK DRAKOS
    Phone: (626) 369-3641
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: CUSTOM ALLOY SALES INC.
    Latitude: 34.05675
    Longitude: -117.9873
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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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