POLLUTION LOCATOR| Toxic Chemical Releases | Reports

Environmental Release Report: ROCKLAND
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
    0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% 100%

    Total environmental releases:
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:

    See how this facility ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank facilities in MASSACHUSETTS or in PLYMOUTH County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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.

  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:TOLUENE
    List chemicals contributing to noncancer risk

    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 2,953
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,953
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 8,102
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,953
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,971
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,971
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 11,623
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 11,037
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 11,055
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2,971

    *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.
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 10,300 0 0 0 10,300 7,100 NA
    1989 10,750 0 0 0 10,750 4,300 NA
    1990 20,481 0 0 0 20,481 4,720 NA
    1991 5,310 0 0 0 5,310 21,950 27,010
    1992 14,535 0 0 0 14,535 22,010 36,648
    1993 29,152 0 0 0 29,152 5,971 35,214
    1994 5,774 0 0 0 5,774 2,406 8,180
    1995 6,740 0 0 0 6,740 46,250 52,466
    1996 5,427 0 0 0 5,427 74,204 79,423
    1997 7,600 0 0 0 7,600 49,854 32,093
    1998 28,610 0 0 0 28,610 41,678 61,535
    1999 14,439 0 0 0 14,439 433,649 448,089
    2000 16,421 0 0 0 16,421 23,939 40,360
    2001 11,929 0 0 0 11,929 10,164 22,095
    2002 11,623 0 0 0 11,623 14,004 25,627
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
      [ top ]
     
     
    Send a FAX to the management of this facility. (free)
    Email EPA
    Join an online discussion about this facility


    Email a Scorecard Community Report to a friend
    Network with environmental groups
    Learn how to use Scorecard to find out about toxics in your community


    Contribute to Environmental Defense
    Volunteer with environmental groups in your community

      [ top ]
     
     
  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: ROCKLAND
    Mailing Address: 56 AIR STATION INDL. PARK, ROCKLAND, MA 02370
    Public Contact: KATE RYAN
    Phone: (781) 681-0431
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: ILLINOIS TOOL WORKS INC.
    Latitude: 42.12951
    Longitude: -70.91039
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 PLYMOUTH County on:

  •   [ top ]