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Environmental Release Report: G. I. PLASTEK L.P.
 
 
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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:METHYL ETHYL KETONE
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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 12,223
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 12,223
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 12,223
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 12,223
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 12,223
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 12,223
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 12,223
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 12,223

    *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 21,200 0 0 0 21,200 0 NA
    1989 11,560 0 0 0 11,560 0 NA
    1990 50,300 0 0 0 50,300 0 NA
    1991 23,556 0 0 0 23,556 46,089 70,100
    1992 29,825 0 0 0 29,825 29,242 59,840
    1993 40,775 0 0 0 40,775 60,097 100,872
    1994 49,982 0 0 0 49,982 21,215 70,997
    1995 21,386 0 0 0 21,386 9,110 30,496
    1996 15,922 0 0 0 15,922 14,457 30,379
    1997 25,212 0 0 0 25,212 8,688 31,695
    1998 25,381 0 0 0 25,381 6,047 29,707
    1999 9,780 0 0 0 9,780 3,042 13,319
    2000 19,728 0 0 0 19,728 4,684 25,936
    2001 11,164 0 0 0 11,164 1,355 13,546
    2002 12,223 0 0 0 12,223 2,627 15,250
    "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: G. I. PLASTEK L.P.
    Mailing Address: 3 PERKINS WAY, NEWBURYPORT, MA 01950
    Public Contact: MICHAEL GAGNON
    Phone: (978) 462-9006
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 42.79752
    Longitude: -70.8881
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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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