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Environmental Release Report: U.S. PIPE & FNDY. CO. 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 544 7
    Suspected Carcinogens 8
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 552 7
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 552 7
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 0
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,714 48
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 544 7
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 544 7
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 3,132 7
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 544 7
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2,580
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,750 41
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 8,989 250

    *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 6,781 0 1,824,281 0 1,831,062 648,497 NA
    1989 9,968 0 215,930 0 225,898 345,845 NA
    1990 37,171 0 231,883 0 269,054 256,867 NA
    1991 29,438 0 324,854 0 354,292 604,364 953,107
    1992 7,550 0 345,252 0 352,802 472,785 825,441
    1993 5,409 0 280,101 0 285,510 329,489 613,521
    1994 9,681 0 206,483 0 216,164 219,339 456,000
    1995 9,766 1,720 200,208 0 211,694 919,400 1,131,000
    1996 19,243 438 245,025 0 264,706 445,533 709,011
    1997 17,162 328 195,458 0 212,948 763,543 589,011
    1998 14,059 458 321,827 0 336,344 372,659 639,010
    1999 14,059 380 390,466 0 404,905 129,391 916,010
    2000 16,651 465 318,313 0 335,429 532,201 882,000
    2001 13,232 453 72 0 13,757 477,949 500,000
    2002 13,291 298 405 0 13,995 229,925 560,939
    "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 .189 0 0 0 .189 0 .189
    2001 .189 0 0 0 .189 0 .189
    2002 .42 0 0 0 .42 0 .42
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: U.S. PIPE & FNDY. CO. INC.
    Mailing Address: 1295 WHIPPLE RD., UNION CITY, CA 94587
    Public Contact: DAVID A. HIESTAND
    Phone: (510) 441-5814
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: WALTER INDS. INC.
    Latitude: 37.6061
    Longitude: -122.03912
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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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