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Environmental Release Report: SILVEX INC.
 
 
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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
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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 46
    Suspected Carcinogens 41
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 857
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 46
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 560
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 100
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 334
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 560
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 46
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,303
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 997

    *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 26,521 0 0 0 26,521 14,119 NA
    1989 21,470 0 0 0 21,470 14,701 NA
    1990 13,874 0 0 0 13,874 3,316 NA
    1991 13,817 0 0 0 13,817 13,611 144,053
    1992 3,510 0 0 0 3,510 7,379 166,599
    1993 3,505 0 0 0 3,505 5,614 134,348
    1994 2,505 0 0 0 2,505 4,526 60,687
    1995 2,760 0 0 0 2,760 6,850 50,913
    1996 2,505 0 0 0 2,505 11,906 43,127
    1997 3,005 0 0 0 3,005 55,646 69,150
    1998 3,250 0 0 0 3,250 16,258 57,841
    1999 2,375 0 0 0 2,375 19,065 55,630
    2000 3,010 0 0 0 3,010 17,792 55,587
    2001 2,765 0 0 0 2,765 15,737 65,068
    2002 1,554 0 0 0 1,554 26,013 62,577
    "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: SILVEX INC.
    Mailing Address: 45 THOMAS DR., WESTBROOK, ME 04092
    Public Contact: PHILLIP RIDLEY
    Phone: (207) 761-0392
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 43.64903
    Longitude: -70.34959
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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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