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Environmental Release Report: SHAWMUT MILLS
 
 
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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:TRICHLOROETHYLENE
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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 27,150
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 27,150
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 27,150
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 27,150
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 27,150
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 27,150
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 27,150
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 27,150
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 27,150
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 27,150
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 27,150

    *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 53,800 0 0 0 53,800 0 NA
    1989 80,370 0 0 0 80,370 750 NA
    1990 82,250 0 0 0 82,250 17,750 NA
    1991 79,750 0 0 0 79,750 11,200 255,700
    1992 54,750 0 0 0 54,750 25,500 243,000
    1993 50,850 0 0 0 50,850 248,300 298,900
    1994 72,250 0 0 0 72,250 428,100 500,400
    1995 42,450 0 0 0 42,450 372,800 415,000
    1996 45,750 0 0 0 45,750 356,600 402,100
    1997 46,450 0 0 0 46,450 40,000 66,200
    1998 35,250 0 0 0 35,250 23,500 58,800
    1999 24,250 0 0 0 24,250 20,100 44,600
    2000 29,350 0 0 0 29,350 13,400 43,000
    2001 26,150 0 0 0 26,150 8,400 34,800
    2002 27,150 0 0 0 27,150 11,900 39,300
    "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: SHAWMUT MILLS
    Mailing Address: 208 MANLEY ST., WEST BRIDGEWATER, MA 23791
    Public Contact: JAMES WYNER
    Phone: (508) 588-3300
    SIC Code: 22 Textile Mill Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 42.02855
    Longitude: -71.05367
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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 PLYMOUTH County on:

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