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Environmental Release Report: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS CO.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
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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:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER COMPOUNDS
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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 .010
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 3,458
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .010
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,467
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants .010
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,467
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,480
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,458
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 3,458
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .010
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,467
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,471
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,458

    *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 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
    1989 170 0 0 0 170 0 NA
    1990 3,000 0 0 0 3,000 0 NA
    1991 1,747 0 0 0 1,747 0 1,497
    1992 1,497 0 0 0 1,497 20,000 23,497
    1994 1,497 0 0 0 1,497 0 499
    1995 1,497 0 0 0 1,497 0 1,996
    1997 5,553 0 0 0 5,553 38,140 24,623
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
    1999 5,567 0 0 0 5,567 1,479 7,046
    2000 1,808 0 0 0 1,808 2,078 3,896
    2001 1,534 0 0 0 1,534 1,546 3,083
    2002 3,471 0 0 0 3,471 1,006 4,477
    "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: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS CO.
    Mailing Address: 2646 MAIN ST., SAN DIEGO, CA 92113
    Public Contact: RAUL ALONSO
    Phone: (619) 232-8968
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS CO.
    Latitude: 32.69306
    Longitude: -117.13611
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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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