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Environmental Release Report: SAINT-GOBAIN PERFORMANCE PLASTICS
 
 
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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:TOLUENE
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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 3,692
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 68,941
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 47,875
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 21,066
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 3,692
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 64,147
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 68,941
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 68,941
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 68,941
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 68,941
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 68,941
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 68,941

    *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 91,819 0 0 0 91,819 66,601 NA
    1989 4,371 0 0 0 4,371 1,734 NA
    1990 132,245 0 0 0 132,245 27,028 NA
    1991 98,964 0 0 0 98,964 156,367 747,418
    1992 35,876 0 0 0 35,876 164,539 789,799
    1993 30,395 0 0 0 30,395 120,916 707,073
    1994 64,214 0 0 0 64,214 178,769 2,890,183
    1995 63,043 0 0 0 63,043 141,255 2,982,540
    1996 108,859 0 0 0 108,859 124,192 1,755,822
    1997 74,294 0 0 0 74,294 285,242 1,518,094
    1998 62,165 0 0 0 62,165 132,389 1,243,141
    1999 93,768 0 0 0 93,768 149,668 2,008,874
    2000 102,659 0 0 0 102,659 189,408 2,478,932
    2001 67,068 0 0 0 67,068 153,735 1,380,273
    2002 68,941 0 0 0 68,941 165,363 1,467,286
    "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: SAINT-GOBAIN PERFORMANCE PLASTICS
    Mailing Address: 407 EAST ST., NEW HAVEN, CT 06511
    Public Contact: ELLIOT SIROTNAK
    Phone: (203) 773-2817
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: SAINT-GOBAIN PERFORMANCE PLASTICS
    Latitude: 41.31008
    Longitude: -72.91017
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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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