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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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    *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:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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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 1,283
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 33,923
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 26,188
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,283
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 5,858
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 26,188
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 31,632
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 33,923
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 26,188
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 33,923
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 15,142

    *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 45,849 0 0 0 45,849 54,399 NA
    1989 43,600 0 0 0 43,600 53,361 NA
    1990 58,182 0 0 0 58,182 62,688 NA
    1991 58,906 0 0 0 58,906 69,800 391,780
    1992 50,400 0 0 0 50,400 67,400 342,500
    1993 59,500 0 0 0 59,500 78,100 430,600
    1994 56,200 0 0 0 56,200 78,800 469,400
    1995 58,600 0 0 0 58,600 52,600 485,200
    1996 48,600 0 0 0 48,600 49,100 355,200
    1997 135,918 0 0 0 135,918 50,498 452,052
    1998 61,812 0 0 0 61,812 81,885 480,727
    1999 74,478 0 0 0 74,478 63,005 837,063
    2000 31,493 0 0 0 31,493 66,667 506,123
    2001 31,582 0 0 0 31,582 79,285 564,270
    2002 33,923 0 0 0 33,923 63,658 570,670
    "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: 1815 NAVY DR., STOCKTON, CA 95206
    Public Contact: BOB BENNETT
    Phone: (209) 863-3116
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: SILGAN CONTAINERS MFG. CORP.
    Latitude: 37.9376
    Longitude: -121.31197
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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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