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Environmental Release Report: COLORITE SPECIALTY RESINS
 
 
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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:VINYL CHLORIDE
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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 10,991 25
    Suspected Carcinogens 24,619
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 10,991 59,239
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 10,991 25
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 21,561 1,452
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 46,180 1,452
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 21,561 1,452
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 46,180 1,452
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 46,180 1,452

    *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 78,780 5,116 0 0 83,896 1,080 NA
    1989 124,180 10,006 0 0 134,186 769 NA
    1990 144,936 4,107 0 0 149,043 816 NA
    1991 113,015 11,750 0 0 124,765 769 582,820
    1992 110,831 13,041 0 0 123,872 377 628,273
    1993 71,431 14,166 0 0 85,597 555 624,400
    1994 80,749 9,625 0 0 90,374 619 708,600
    1995 62,645 1,338 0 0 63,983 465 562,468
    1996 55,263 1,287 0 0 56,550 2,752 620,086
    1997 58,682 1,546 0 0 60,228 6,312 654,397
    1998 86,828 1,673 0 0 88,501 3,310 757,892
    1999 57,975 73,567 0 0 131,542 3,348 826,591
    2000 48,907 79,773 0 0 128,680 2,710 774,978
    2001 45,742 64,798 0 0 110,540 3,037 872,175
    2002 46,180 60,666 0 0 106,846 0 1,010,003
    "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: COLORITE SPECIALTY RESINS
    Mailing Address: BEVERLY RD., BURLINGTON, NJ 08016
    Public Contact: DAVID C. AXMANN
    Phone: (609) 239-2200
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: TEKNI-PLEX
    Latitude: 40.06985
    Longitude: -74.87948
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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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