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Environmental Release Report: PHILSON 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 Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 900
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 900

    *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 2,000 0 0 0 2,000 250 NA
    1989 1,500 0 0 0 1,500 250 NA
    1990 1,500 0 0 0 1,500 250 NA
    1991 1,750 0 0 0 1,750 294,800 376,868
    1992 2,000 0 0 0 2,000 448,976 578,054
    1993 2,000 0 0 0 2,000 634,500 962,136
    1994 2,000 5 0 0 2,005 544,544 745,897
    1995 2,000 5 0 0 2,005 539,888 866,222
    1996 2,000 5 0 0 2,005 558,890 1,110,794
    1997 1,500 5 0 0 1,505 0 204,520
    1998 1,500 5 0 0 1,505 0 222,380
    1999 1,830 100,000 0 0 101,830 980 201,800
    2000 1,300 0 0 0 1,300 66,400 135,100
    2001 1,300 0 0 0 1,300 73,000 149,300
    2002 900 0 0 0 900 41,000 83,900
    "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: PHILSON INC.
    Mailing Address: 1465 MAIN ST., WATERTOWN, CT 06779
    Public Contact: SUSAN SCHNEITER
    Phone: (860) 274-8811
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: APTARGROUP INC.
    Latitude: 41.58992
    Longitude: -73.0986
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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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