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Environmental Release Report: SPARTECH POLYCAST 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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:METHYL METHACRYLATE
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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 48,000
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 48,000
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 48,000
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 48,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 48,000
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 48,000
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 48,000
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 48,000

    *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 120,200 0 0 0 120,200 267,000 NA
    1989 129,000 0 0 0 129,000 188,000 NA
    1990 18,344 5 0 0 18,349 33,000 NA
    1991 6 250 0 0 256 16 1,003,411
    1992 7 250 0 0 257 4 603,469
    1993 7 250 0 0 257 6,004 231,507
    1994 7 5 0 0 12 11,414 211,522
    1995 7 0 0 0 7 6,749 46,123
    1996 7 0 0 0 7 2,000 86,369
    1997 7 0 250 0 257 2,867 81,845
    1998 36,078 0 0 0 36,078 11,045 60,063
    1999 35,936 0 0 0 35,936 4,536 54,076
    2000 37,751 0 0 0 37,751 26,024 95,628
    2001 32,250 0 0 0 32,250 32,513 98,817
    2002 48,000 0 0 0 48,000 2,855 57,809
    "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: SPARTECH POLYCAST INC.
    Mailing Address: 69 SOUTHFIELD AVE., STAMFORD, CT 06902
    Public Contact: LARRY S. FRENCH
    Phone: (203) 327-6010
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: SPARTECH CORP.
    Latitude: 41.03719
    Longitude: -73.54787
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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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