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Environmental Release Report: BIC CONSUMER PRODS. MFG. 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:DICHLOROMETHANE
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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 13,500
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 13,528
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 9
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 19
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 13,500
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 13,528
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 13,581
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 13,590
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 13,590
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 13,581
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 62

    *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 225,750 0 0 0 225,750 5,900 NA
    1989 239,500 0 0 0 239,500 9,850 NA
    1990 181,000 0 0 0 181,000 12,851 NA
    1991 172,650 0 0 0 172,650 404,654 599,046
    1992 366,250 620 0 0 366,870 334,426 701,101
    1993 136,005 0 0 0 136,005 453,086 585,072
    1994 42,005 0 0 0 42,005 408,727 450,400
    1995 57,040 0 0 0 57,040 366,753 107,294
    1996 67,044 0 0 0 67,044 322,684 389,043
    1997 33,950 0 0 0 33,950 766,516 416,113
    1998 12,644 0 0 0 12,644 262,095 281,167
    1999 14,257 0 0 0 14,257 200,217 214,398
    2000 12,625 0 0 0 12,625 125,530 138,080
    2001 22,086 0 0 0 22,086 79,511 101,520
    2002 13,590 0 0 0 13,590 62,774 76,121
    "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: BIC CONSUMER PRODS. MFG. CO. INC.
    Mailing Address: 500 BIC DR., MILFORD, CT 06460
    Public Contact: LINDA KWONG
    Phone: (203) 783-2049
    SIC Code: 39 Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries
    2002 Parent Company: BIC USA INC.
    Latitude: 41.21668
    Longitude: -73.09281
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
    • 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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