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Environmental Release Report: DRAGON PRODS. CO. 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
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
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    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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 32
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 57
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 57
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 57
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 57
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 57
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 57
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 57
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 32
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 25
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 57
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 57

    *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 97 9 5,317 0 5,423 0 NA
    1989 84 21 4,570 0 4,675 0 NA
    1990 49 37 4,410 0 4,496 0 NA
    1991 47 48 3,101 0 3,196 680 6,396
    1992 57 41 3,622 0 3,720 81 6,931
    1993 62 48 3,652 0 3,762 35 8,390
    1994 64 44 5,510 0 5,618 135 8,551
    1995 71 38 8,195 0 8,304 890 11,177
    1996 60 40 5,250 0 5,350 1,280 11,030
    1997 69 21 3,057 0 3,147 1,218 20,046
    1998 70 29 890 0 989 0 16,106
    1999 82 11 164 0 257 794 16,076
    2000 96 0 184 0 280 475 755
    2001 58 0 68 0 126 883 126
    2002 57 0 59 0 116 0 116
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 1.20 0 0 0 1.20 0 1.20
    2001 .75 0 0 0 .75 0 .75
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: DRAGON PRODS. CO. INC.
    Mailing Address: U.S. RTE. 1, THOMASTON, ME 04861
    Public Contact: ANN W. THAYER
    Phone: (207) 594-5555
    SIC Code: 32 Stone, Clay, And Glass Products
    2002 Parent Company: CDN-USA INC.
    Latitude: 44.10263
    Longitude: -69.18871
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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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