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Environmental Release Report: CUNO 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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:METHANOL
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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 1,541
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 4,706
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 6,247
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 6,247
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 6,247
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 6,247
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 6,247

    *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 259,730 0 0 0 259,730 241,270 NA
    1989 252,310 0 0 0 252,310 145,787 NA
    1990 131,959 0 0 0 131,959 109,813 NA
    1991 87,165 0 0 0 87,165 104,893 192,342
    1992 111,120 0 0 0 111,120 129,335 356,170
    1993 232,743 0 0 0 232,743 93,461 363,556
    1994 291,617 0 0 0 291,617 152,680 474,742
    1995 92,490 0 0 0 92,490 162,391 447,186
    1996 30,199 0 0 0 30,199 282,481 730,935
    1997 9,484 0 0 0 9,484 548,728 1,471,926
    1998 10,772 0 0 0 10,772 236,961 1,379,587
    1999 9,721 0 0 0 9,721 142,392 1,106,885
    2000 10,096 0 0 0 10,096 91,443 1,028,140
    2001 8,041 0 0 0 8,041 105,456 925,546
    2002 6,247 0 0 0 6,247 175,575 879,178
    "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: CUNO INC.
    Mailing Address: 400 RESEARCH PKY., MERIDEN, CT 06450
    Public Contact: GREGG SAMAL
    Phone: (203) 238-8803
    SIC Code: 35 Industrial Machinery And Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 41.51607
    Longitude: -72.76576
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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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