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Environmental Release Report: VERNON PLASTICS INC.
 
 
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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
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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 6
    Suspected Carcinogens 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 15,097
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 296
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 15,170
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 296
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 15,466
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 15,467
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 15,466
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 6
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 15,091
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 15,461
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 15,461

    *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 116,850 0 0 0 116,850 25,299 NA
    1989 117,600 0 0 0 117,600 20,014 NA
    1990 97,350 0 0 0 97,350 2,000 NA
    1991 76,000 0 0 0 76,000 1,770 554,116
    1992 68,000 0 0 0 68,000 515 558,036
    1993 81,550 0 0 0 81,550 1,335 559,272
    1994 90,300 0 0 0 90,300 24,070 701,264
    1995 46,803 0 0 0 46,803 4,021 719,110
    1996 49,620 0 0 0 49,620 1,298 703,000
    1997 45,050 0 0 0 45,050 65,880 750,100
    1998 53,200 0 0 0 53,200 20,000 865,800
    1999 18,070 0 0 0 18,070 13,280 987,150
    2000 13,451 0 0 0 13,451 20,760 1,090,611
    2001 10,125 0 0 0 10,125 26,644 754,789
    2002 15,467 0 0 0 15,467 18,372 883,289
    "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: VERNON PLASTICS INC.
    Mailing Address: 25 SHELLEY RD., HAVERHILL, MA 01835
    Public Contact: EDWARD DUMAS
    Phone: (978) 373-1551
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: IMPERIAL HOME DÉCOR GROUP HOLDINGS INC.
    Latitude: 42.75655
    Longitude: -71.11992
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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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