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Environmental Release Report: PERMACEL
 
 
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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:BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE
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    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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 226
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 180,375
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 166,748
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 14,579
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 226
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 168,801
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 181,238
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 181,549
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 181,460
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 89
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 180,153
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 182,764
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 181,580

    *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 2,517,962 0 0 0 2,517,962 1,517,000 NA
    1989 2,034,998 0 0 0 2,034,998 1,025,799 NA
    1990 1,251,339 0 0 0 1,251,339 46,824 NA
    1991 896,128 0 0 0 896,128 597,441 6,625,994
    1992 496,173 0 0 0 496,173 777,075 6,603,695
    1993 395,207 0 0 0 395,207 813,754 7,108,641
    1994 401,727 0 0 0 401,727 930,672 7,715,399
    1995 449,382 0 0 0 449,382 1,522,211 8,777,814
    1996 372,311 0 0 0 372,311 1,621,814 9,853,260
    1997 207,461 0 0 0 207,461 3,835,094 10,633,147
    1998 180,642 0 0 0 180,642 1,750,307 10,083,008
    1999 219,926 0 0 0 219,926 1,628,867 9,324,691
    2000 254,934 0 0 0 254,934 2,058,172 10,707,588
    2001 200,996 0 28,751 0 229,747 1,671,356 7,805,923
    2002 182,764 0 0 0 182,764 1,497,780 7,204,377
    "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: PERMACEL
    Mailing Address: U.S. RTE. 1, NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ 08902
    Public Contact: LINDA O. LAVANCO
    Phone: (732) 418-2767
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NITTO AMERICAS
    Latitude: 40.46792
    Longitude: -74.44021
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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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