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Environmental Release Report: PLYMOUTH RUBBER CO. INC.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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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 37,200
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 19,000
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 21,200
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 19,000
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 37,200
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 37,200
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 40,200
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 40,200
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 40,200
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 37,200

    *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 117,000 0 0 0 117,000 4,300 NA
    1989 164,000 0 0 0 164,000 0 NA
    1990 162,000 0 0 0 162,000 0 NA
    1991 129,000 0 0 0 129,000 0 129,000
    1992 265,000 0 0 0 265,000 0 265,000
    1993 341,000 0 0 0 341,000 5,000 346,000
    1994 322,000 0 0 0 322,000 5,400 452,000
    1995 480,000 0 0 0 480,000 4,100 764,100
    1996 378,000 0 0 0 378,000 6,800 800,800
    1997 77,200 0 0 0 77,200 17,800 731,800
    1998 81,800 0 0 0 81,800 14,500 810,300
    1999 65,100 0 0 0 65,100 10,500 906,900
    2000 60,500 0 0 0 60,500 5,000 940,300
    2001 54,400 0 0 0 54,400 4,600 784,800
    2002 40,200 0 0 0 40,200 3,000 843,400
    "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: PLYMOUTH RUBBER CO. INC.
    Mailing Address: 104 REVERE ST., CANTON, MA 02021
    Public Contact: SHELDON S. LEPPO
    Phone: (781) 828-0220
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 42.15611
    Longitude: -71.15139
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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

    Scorecard's report for NORFOLK County on:

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