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Environmental Release Report: GENTEK BUILDING PRODS.
 
 
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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:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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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 3,932
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 46,205
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 3,061
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 37,646
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 746
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 6,986
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 37,521
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 44,679
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 50,143
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 37,521
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 50,143
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 27,685

    *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 83,281 0 0 0 83,281 51,900 NA
    1989 25,427 0 0 0 25,427 43,359 NA
    1990 84,905 0 0 0 84,905 152,819 NA
    1991 92,001 0 0 0 92,001 140,649 963,819
    1992 121,609 0 0 0 121,609 141,006 867,494
    1993 60,434 0 0 0 60,434 81,790 705,313
    1994 59,653 0 0 0 59,653 75,155 599,425
    1995 55,830 0 0 0 55,830 75,410 507,618
    1996 39,820 0 18 0 39,838 75,854 486,989
    1997 45,451 0 0 0 45,451 187,014 456,910
    1998 41,778 0 0 0 41,778 67,615 487,987
    1999 46,650 0 0 0 46,650 54,999 551,046
    2000 48,343 0 0 0 48,343 77,774 595,126
    2001 51,017 0 0 0 51,017 76,641 677,430
    2002 50,143 0 0 0 50,143 98,231 656,986
    "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: GENTEK BUILDING PRODS.
    Mailing Address: 11 CRAGWOOD RD., AVENEL, NJ 07095
    Public Contact: WILLIAM E. VALLIER
    Phone: (732) 827-2338
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: GENSTAR INVESTMENT CORP.
    Latitude: 40.59447
    Longitude: -74.25525
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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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