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Environmental Release Report: COATS N.A. WATERTOWN PLANT
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:

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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 41,149
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 41,149
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 29,072
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 70,221
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 29,072
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 70,221
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 41,149
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 29,072
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 29,072

    *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
    1991 140,500 0 0 0 140,500 85,760 226,700
    1992 156,000 0 0 0 156,000 45,000 201,000
    1993 135,000 0 0 0 135,000 50,000 185,000
    1994 127,000 0 0 0 127,000 42,000 169,000
    1995 116,000 0 0 0 116,000 50,000 166,000
    1996 117,341 0 0 0 117,341 20,935 138,276
    1997 54,689 0 0 0 54,689 82,266 97,812
    1998 84,415 0 0 0 84,415 8,580 92,995
    1999 90,544 0 0 0 90,544 19,982 110,276
    2000 86,718 0 0 0 86,718 20,137 106,605
    2001 97,244 0 0 0 97,244 18,725 115,719
    2002 70,221 0 0 0 70,221 6,930 76,901
    "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: COATS N.A. WATERTOWN PLANT
    Mailing Address: 150 CALLENDER RD., WATERTOWN, CT 06795
    Public Contact: MIKE BELL
    Phone: (706) 886-2141
    SIC Code: 22 Textile Mill Products
    2002 Parent Company: COATS AMERICAN
    Latitude: 41.61387
    Longitude: -73.08914
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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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