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Environmental Release Report: PAXAR AMERICAS INC.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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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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    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
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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 Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 248,653
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 136,759
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 111,894
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 117,956
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 248,653
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 229,850
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 248,653
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 248,653
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 229,850
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 229,850

    *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 1,680,237 0 0 0 1,680,237 31,395 NA
    1989 254,637 0 0 0 254,637 125,098 NA
    1990 179,360 0 0 0 179,360 54,285 NA
    1991 75,322 0 0 0 75,322 50,290 125,612
    1992 282,391 0 0 0 282,391 55,451 337,842
    1993 274,591 0 0 0 274,591 57,816 390,223
    1994 274,359 0 0 0 274,359 74,448 423,255
    1995 303,780 0 0 0 303,780 22,699 349,179
    1998 417,010 0 0 0 417,010 98,435 2,274,979
    1999 258,368 0 0 0 258,368 55,003 1,400,041
    2000 433,666 0 0 0 433,666 90,807 2,378,338
    2001 108,860 0 0 0 108,860 21,739 598,043
    2002 248,653 0 0 0 248,653 42,364 1,507,443
    "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: PAXAR AMERICAS INC.
    Mailing Address: 524 RTE. 303, ORANGEBURG, NY 10913
    Public Contact: TONY HARB
    Phone: (845) 359-4100
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: PAXAR AMERICAS INC.
    Latitude: 41.05442
    Longitude: -73.94709
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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

    Scorecard's report for ROCKLAND County on:

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