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Environmental Release Report: FLOW POLYMERS 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 89 66
    Suspected Carcinogens 10 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 69 56
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 69 56
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 20 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 78 65
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 89 66
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 69 56
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 69 56
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 69 56
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 20 10
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 39 24
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 10 5

    *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 2,002 0 0 0 2,002 43,963 NA
    1989 1,283 0 0 0 1,283 31,380 NA
    1990 566 0 0 0 566 32,651 NA
    1991 785 0 0 0 785 65,004 65,159
    1992 540 0 0 0 540 53,792 54,720
    1993 540 0 0 0 540 55,453 56,644
    1994 530 0 0 0 530 34,250 56,219
    1995 530 0 0 0 530 68,776 68,776
    1996 785 0 0 0 785 78,229 78,229
    1998 828 0 0 0 828 6,340 10,121
    1999 1,020 0 0 0 1,020 8,139 11,905
    2000 530 265 0 0 795 8,656 10,288
    2001 75 63 0 0 138 4,931 4,979
    2002 108 80 0 0 188 11,600 5,303
    "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: FLOW POLYMERS INC.
    Mailing Address: 1525 STRATFORD AVE., STRATFORD, CT 66150
    Public Contact: HARRY H. BATES
    Phone: (203) 377-5550
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: DAN T. MOORE CO.
    Latitude: 41.18603
    Longitude: -73.14084
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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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