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Environmental Release Report: TYCO ADHESIVES - BETHAM DIV.
 
 
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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:TOLUENE
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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 Carcinogens 1,733
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 38,138
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 32,912
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 8,438
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 35,029
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 38,138
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 38,138
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 43,083
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 41,350
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 43,083
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 39,871

    *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 50,893 0 0 0 50,893 750 NA
    1989 35,991 0 0 0 35,991 750 NA
    1990 44,272 0 0 0 44,272 15,583 NA
    1991 43,916 0 0 0 43,916 10,084 54,000
    1992 40,743 0 0 0 40,743 704 41,447
    1993 37,361 0 0 0 37,361 1,595 779,046
    1994 46,314 0 0 0 46,314 3,271 919,511
    1995 56,868 0 0 0 56,868 19,453 897,338
    1996 50,252 0 0 0 50,252 30,102 1,008,041
    1997 51,875 0 0 0 51,875 68,648 991,953
    1998 50,071 0 0 0 50,071 34,018 1,001,313
    1999 44,669 0 0 0 44,669 30,845 861,130
    2000 54,767 0 0 0 54,767 51,151 1,119,805
    2001 46,327 0 0 0 46,327 50,261 934,362
    2002 43,083 0 0 0 43,083 63,515 859,415
    "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: TYCO ADHESIVES - BETHAM DIV.
    Mailing Address: LINCOLN BLVD. & RIVER RD., MIDDLESEX, NJ 08846
    Public Contact: DAVID POWE
    Phone: (732) 356-2870
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: TYCO INTL. (US) INC.
    Latitude: 40.562
    Longitude: -74.52223
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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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