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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 3,198
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 60,730
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 64,436
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 3,198
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 15,134
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 50,023
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 58,931
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 76,979
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 62,600
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 76,979
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 40,306

    *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 178,287 0 0 0 178,287 0 NA
    1989 212,419 0 0 0 212,419 0 NA
    1990 153,068 0 0 0 153,068 0 NA
    1991 191,131 0 0 0 191,131 269,500 459,700
    1992 144,100 0 0 0 144,100 171,000 771,100
    1993 202,900 0 0 0 202,900 260,800 1,091,400
    1994 213,250 0 0 0 213,250 303,000 1,501,600
    1995 103,100 0 0 0 103,100 275,800 1,183,000
    1996 158,947 0 0 0 158,947 210,036 1,227,464
    1997 303,777 0 0 0 303,777 264,032 1,082,912
    1998 134,097 0 0 0 134,097 112,269 972,567
    1999 83,694 0 0 0 83,694 50,569 1,768,608
    2000 56,892 0 0 0 56,892 216,023 947,367
    2001 39,640 0 0 0 39,640 138,213 886,551
    2002 76,979 0 0 0 76,979 96,855 880,512
    "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: 3250 PATTERSON RD., RIVERBANK, CA 95367
    Public Contact: BOB BENNETT
    Phone: (209) 863-3116
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: SILGAN CONTAINERS MFG. CORP.
    Latitude: 37.73368
    Longitude: -120.93953
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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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