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Environmental Release Report: SILGAN CONTAINERS MFG. CORP.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Noncancer 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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:N-BUTYL ALCOHOL
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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 20,236
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 17,246
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,229
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 17,246
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 20,236
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 20,236
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 17,246
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 20,236
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 6,219

    *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
    1992 4,704 0 0 0 4,704 23,160 249,050
    1993 2,085 0 0 0 2,085 10,960 112,969
    1994 2,508 0 0 0 2,508 13,861 161,425
    1995 39,389 0 0 0 39,389 24,092 272,510
    1996 42,081 0 0 0 42,081 15,858 366,670
    1997 80,418 0 0 0 80,418 107,710 668,670
    1998 39,733 0 0 0 39,733 39,585 379,200
    1999 67,120 0 0 0 67,120 48,120 671,320
    2000 46,970 0 0 0 46,970 30,930 467,530
    2001 19,533 0 0 0 19,533 19,700 215,020
    2002 20,236 0 0 0 20,236 22,790 226,377
    "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: SILGAN CONTAINERS MFG. CORP.
    Mailing Address: 2200 WILBUR AVE., ANTIOCH, CA 94509
    Public Contact: BOB BENNETT
    Phone: (209) 863-3116
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: SILGAN CONTAINERS MFG. CORP.
    Latitude: 38.0124
    Longitude: -121.77187
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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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