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Environmental Release Report: NEPERA 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:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:PYRIDINE
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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 38,788 19
    Suspected Carcinogens .135
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 13,296
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 13,296
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 4,284
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 13,296
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 38,788 19
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 4,284
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 36,120 19
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 43,138 20
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 13,296
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 3,130 18
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 40,404 19
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 40,404 19

    *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 34,617 1,100 0 0 35,717 4 NA
    1989 31,082 2,432 0 0 33,514 6,022 NA
    1990 30,643 1,277 0 0 31,920 1,935 NA
    1991 31,917 337 0 0 32,254 3,571 3,007,317
    1992 28,656 1,214 0 0 29,870 3,561 2,831,763
    1993 30,639 2,187 0 0 32,826 28,886 2,987,534
    1994 29,904 2,772 0 0 32,676 14,922 3,999,445
    1995 32,108 782 0 0 32,890 5,997 5,053,036
    1996 30,603 1,713 0 0 32,316 6,933 4,223,595
    1997 67,340 1,933 0 0 69,273 207,774 4,399,585
    1998 78,520 1,398 0 0 79,918 88,955 4,399,181
    1999 77,021 116 0 0 77,137 16,009 2,075,055
    2000 71,087 66 0 0 71,153 26,245 2,059,037
    2001 69,301 113 0 0 69,414 9,576 2,111,337
    2002 43,138 20 594 0 43,752 32,006 1,351,622
    "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: NEPERA INC.
    Mailing Address: 41 ARDEN HOUSE RD., HARRIMAN, NY 10926
    Public Contact: IRIS SANDOW
    Phone: (845) 782-1221
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: CAMBREX CORP.
    Latitude: 41.30844
    Longitude: -74.14289
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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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