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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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    *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:ZINC 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)
    Suspected Carcinogens 196
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 26
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 26
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 66 34
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 26
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 26
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 222
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 26
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 288 34
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 220

    *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 13,510 0 0 0 13,510 8,258 NA
    1989 229 0 0 0 229 18,211 NA
    1990 2,812 0 0 0 2,812 10,787 NA
    1991 3,766 0 0 0 3,766 8,228 29,380
    1992 1,734 2 0 0 1,736 6,261 83,163
    1993 2,015 3 0 0 2,018 11,702 105,482
    1994 1,078 2 0 0 1,080 11,587 123,275
    1995 1,486 2 0 0 1,488 7,334 157,609
    1996 10 0 0 0 10 65 1,558
    1997 1,450 2 0 0 1,452 18,042 146,281
    1998 787 2 0 0 789 9,398 134,502
    1999 1,824 0 0 0 1,824 5,207 188,838
    2000 1,449 0 0 0 1,449 6,054 191,897
    2001 270 0 0 0 270 5,863 135,785
    2002 290 34 0 0 324 1,610 137,727
    "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: 1450 SHERWIN AVE., EMERYVILLE, CA 94608
    Public Contact: DALE HITCHCOCK
    Phone: (510) 420-7200
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS CO.
    Latitude: 37.83207
    Longitude: -122.28819
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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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