J & K Die Casting 2011 NPRI and TRA Report

 

2011 NPRI and Toxics Reduction Act Report

Company Details

Name: J&K Die Casting Ltd.
Address: 18 Golden Gate Court, Scarborough (Ontario) M1P 3A5

Facility Name: J&K Die Casting Limited
Facility Address: 18 Golden Gate Court, Scarborough (Ontario)  M1P 3A5

Facility Contacts

Technical Contact: Warren Kawaguchi
Certifying Official (or authorized delegate): Warren Kawaguchi
Highest Ranking Employee: Warren Kawaguchi
Person who prepared the report: Warren Kawaguchi
Public Contact (optional): Warren Kawaguchi
Person who coordinated the preparation of the Toxics Reduction Plan (required after a plan summary has been submitted): Warren Kawaguchi

First Name: Warren
Last Name: Kawaguchi
Position: President
Telephone: 416-293-8229
Fax: 416-293-6716
Email: warren@jkdiecasting.com


Employees

Number of Employees: 38


Activities

Activities for Which the 20,000-Hour Employee Threshold Does Not Apply: None
Activities Relevant to Reporting Dioxins, Furans and Hexacholorobenzene: None
Activities Relevant to Reporting of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) Wood preservation using creosote:* No


General Facility Information

Is this the first time the facility is reporting to the NPRI (under current or past ownership)?* No
Is the facility controlled by another Canadian company or companies?* Yes
Did the facility report under other environmental regulations or permits?* No
Is the facility required to report one or more NPRI Part 4 substances (Criteria Air Contaminants)?* No


Parent Companies

Parent Company Name: 608839 Ontario Inc.
Percentage owned: 100%
Mailing Address:

18 Golden Gate Court
Scarborough, Ontario
M1P3A5
Canada

 

Facility Information

Facility NAICS ID: 331490
NPRI ID*: 0000004746

 

Physical Address

18 Golden Gate Court
Scarborough, Ontario
M1P3A5
Canada

 

Geographical Address

Latitude: 43.77180
Longitude: -79.26450
UTM Zone: 17
UTM Easting: 639689.20
UTM Northing: 4847958.18

 

Pollution Prevention

Does the facility have a documented facility-wide pollution prevention plan?: No

 

Pollution Prevention Activities

Did the facility complete any pollution prevention activities in the current NPRI reporting year?* No

 

Substance Details

NA – 14, Zinc (and its compounds)

 

Substance Reporting Status

Applicable Programs

NPRI: Does this substance meet the criteria specified in the Canada Gazette notice? Selecting “No” indicates voluntary reporting of this substance to the NPRI: Yes
ON MOE TRA: Does this substance meet the criteria specified in the Ontario Regulation 455/09 under the TRA? Selecting “No” indicates voluntary reporting of this substance to the ON MOE: Yes
Is this considered the first report for this substance to the ON MOE TRA?: No

 

General Information

On-site Releases to the Environment

Was the substance released on-site?: Yes
The substance will be reported as the sum of releases to all media (total of 1 tonne or less).

 

Disposals and Off-site Transfers for Recycling

Was the substance disposed of (on-site or off-site), or transferred for treatment prior to final disposal?: No
Is the facility required to report on disposals of tailings and waste rock for the selected reporting period?: No
Was the substance transferred off-site for recycling?*: Yes

 

Nature of Activities*

Manufacture the Substance: For on-site use/processing
Process the Substance: As an article component
Otherwise Use of the Substance

 

TRA Quantifications

Enters the facility (Use), Creation, Contained in Product for ON MOE TRA

 

Enters the facility (Use)

The amount of substance that enters a process as the substance itself or part of another substance, rolled up at the facility level.
Quantity (Tonnes) 291.65

 

Creation
The amount of substance that is created Quantity (Tonnes): 0

Contained in Product
The amount of substance contained in product Quantity (Tonnes): 265.71

Change in Method of Quantification
There has been no change in the method or combination of methods used to track and quantify the substance during the previous calendar year

 

Incidents out of the normal course of events
There have been no incidents out of the normal course of events that occurred at the facility during the previous calendar year that affected the results of tracking/quantification of this substance.

 

Significant Process Change

There has been np significant process change at the facility during the previous calendar year.

On-site Releases

Total Quantity Released (All Media)

Basis Of Estimate: E2 – Published Emission Factors

Quantity (Tonnes): 0.0001

Quarterly Breakdown*  
Jan – Mar % Apr – Jun % Jul – Sep % Oct – Dec %
 25  25  25  25

 

Reasons for Changes in Quantities Released from Previous Year

Select the applicable reason or reasons*

No significant change (i.e. <10%)

Comments: Actual release is 0.000013 tonnes of particulate matter into the air. Emissions are based on USEPA AP-42, Table 12.14-1, (SCC 3-04-008-03), Emission factor rating C.

 

Reasons for Changes in Quantities Disposed from Previous Year

No significant change (i.e. <10%)

Comments? (Disposals) :No zinc was disposed of during the 2011 reporting year and all previous reporting years. Dust, cuttings and other scraps were sent for recycling.

Recycling

Reasons Why Substance Was Recycled

Production Residues
Off-specification products

 

Off-site Transfers for Recycling Off-site Transfers

Recovery of Metals and Metal Compounds
Basis of Estimate  O – Engineering Estimates
Total Quantity Recycled (Tonnes): 25.969

 

Assign Disposals / Transfers to Off-site Facilities

Purity Zinc Metals
Quantity (Tonnes): 9.307
Address: 290 Arvin Ave., Stoney Creek, ON, Canada

Combined Metal Industries Inc.
Quantity (Tonnes): 16.662

Address: 505 B Garyray Dr., Weston, ON, Canada

Total Quantity Recycled (Tonnes): 25.969

 

Reasons for Changes in Quantities Released from Previous Year
Select the applicable reason or reasons*

No significant change (i.e. <10%)


Comparison Report: Enters, Creation, Contained in Product

Enters the facility (Use)
Quantity (Tonnes): 291.65
Last Reported Quantity (2010 report): 266.26
Change (Tonnes): 25.39

% Change: 9.54 % Increase

 

Creation

Quantity (Tonnes): 0
Last Reported Quantity (2010 report): 0
Change (Tonnes): 0

% Change: 0% Increase

 

Contained in Product

Quantity (Tonnes): 265.71 
Last Reported Quantity (2010 report): 242.22
Change (Tonnes): 23.49

% Change: 9.70 % Increase


Reasons for Change

Increase in production levels


Comparison Report: On-site Releases

Total Quantity Disposed (All Media)

Quantity (Tonnes) Last Reported Quantity (Tonnes) Reporting Period of Last Reported Quantity Change %Change
 0.0001  0.0001 2010  0  0

 

Reasons for Change
No reasons – quantities approximately the same

Comparison Report: Transfers off-site for Recycling
Total off-site Transfers for Recycling
Quantity (Tonnes) Last Reported Quantity (Tonnes) Reporting Period of Last Reported Quantity Change %Change
 25.969  24.062 2010  1.907  7.93

Reasons for Change

Increase in production levels

 

Certification

As of February 5, 2013, I, Warren Kawaguchi, confirm that I have read the toxic substance reduction plan for the toxic substance referred to below and am familiar with its contents, and to my knowledge the plan is factually accurate and complies with the Toxics Reduction Act, 2009 and Ontario Regulation 455/09 (General) made under that Act in all aspects other than submission by the deadline.

(Zinc)

 

 

Warren Kawaguchi
President
J& K Die Casting Ltd.
Tel: 416-293-8229
Email: Warren@jkdiecasting.com