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Environmental Release Report: WESTFIELD COATINGS 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:TOLUENE
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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 Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5,569
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,740
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 4,101
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 4,540
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 6,841
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 6,841
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 6,841
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 5,569
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 6,841
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5,812

    *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 3,500 0 0 0 3,500 0 NA
    1989 19,500 0 0 0 19,500 190,000 NA
    1990 17,155 0 0 0 17,155 58,700 NA
    1991 17,013 0 0 0 17,013 58,210 189,800
    1992 16,295 0 0 0 16,295 13,500 189,400
    1993 15,848 0 0 0 15,848 14,400 213,680
    1994 12,991 0 0 0 12,991 11,900 150,800
    1995 12,970 0 0 0 12,970 35,800 178,100
    1996 10,566 0 0 0 10,566 36,800 182,300
    1997 9,740 0 0 0 9,740 71,660 150,640
    1998 9,028 0 0 0 9,028 52,200 163,060
    1999 10,674 0 0 0 10,674 33,160 118,400
    2000 10,090 0 0 0 10,090 29,805 88,000
    2001 7,570 0 0 0 7,570 12,955 63,670
    2002 6,841 0 0 0 6,841 6,217 43,900
    "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: WESTFIELD COATINGS CORP.
    Mailing Address: 221 UNION ST., WESTFIELD, MA 01085
    Public Contact: ALFRED C. CHAMBERLAIN
    Phone: (413) 562-9655
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: RPM INC.
    Latitude: 42.1252
    Longitude: -72.72391
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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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