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Environmental Release Report: WATERS TECH. CORP.
 
 
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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:MERCURY
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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 18,790
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 12,587
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 27,860
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants .025
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 12,587
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 40,447
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 40,447
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 40,447
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 18,790
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 40,447
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 34,245

    *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 5,820 0 0 0 5,820 67,100 NA
    1989 3,316 0 0 0 3,316 79,000 NA
    1990 6,054 0 0 0 6,054 133,100 NA
    1991 7,861 0 0 0 7,861 321,416 332,360
    1992 7,974 0 0 0 7,974 306,650 314,100
    1993 5,885 0 0 0 5,885 260,030 270,480
    1994 4,419 0 0 0 4,419 323,690 328,460
    1995 7,809 0 0 0 7,809 412,600 419,700
    1996 6,139 0 0 0 6,139 354,900 361,080
    1997 8,110 0 0 0 8,110 1,028,400 523,100
    1998 7,110 0 0 0 7,110 468,760 476,100
    1999 8,710 0 0 0 8,710 489,000 495,800
    2000 8,154 0 0 0 8,154 462,602 470,751
    2001 49,115 0 0 0 49,115 522,198 569,510
    2002 40,447 0 0 0 40,447 517,737 558,096
    "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: WATERS TECH. CORP.
    Mailing Address: 177 ROBERT TREAT PAINE DR., TAUNTON, MA 02780
    Public Contact: KEVIN ENGLAND
    Phone: (508) 482-5208
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 41.95204
    Longitude: -71.13563
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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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