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Environmental Release Report: SIERRA ALUMINUM CO.
 
 
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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:XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)
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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 1,221
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 224
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 997
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,220
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,221
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,221
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,221
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,221
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,221
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,221

    *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
    1996 2,550 0 0 0 2,550 0 12,800
    1997 1,500 0 0 0 1,500 45,298 18,961
    1998 1,087 0 0 0 1,087 26,089 27,176
    1999 1,347 0 0 0 1,347 30,587 31,934
    2000 1,462 0 0 0 1,462 5,116 19,779
    2001 1,541 0 0 0 1,541 11,124 19,505
    2002 1,221 0 0 0 1,221 4,088 151,685
    "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: SIERRA ALUMINUM CO.
    Mailing Address: 11806-11880 PACIFIC AVE., FONTANA, CA 92337
    Public Contact: NARO S. KUCH
    Phone: (909) 360-8292
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 34.03919
    Longitude: -117.51763
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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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