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Environmental Release Report: BUFFALO COLOR CORP.
 
 
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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:1,3-BUTADIENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:AMMONIA
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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 5,459 255
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 4,464 505
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 255
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,005 5
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 505 250
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,760 5
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 4,954 250
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 337,709 1,000
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 338,214 1,250
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 255
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 332,505 755
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 338,224 1,255
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 337,969 1,255

    *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 339,746 2,859 0 0 342,605 1,259,585 NA
    1989 598,602 10,860 0 0 609,462 802,212 NA
    1990 467,289 49,116 0 0 516,405 1,025,045 NA
    1991 423,735 3,205 0 0 426,940 882,115 16,053,460
    1992 460,670 3,805 0 0 464,475 992,220 17,380,230
    1993 341,465 3,160 0 0 344,625 961,950 16,438,443
    1994 230,115 1,510 0 0 231,625 404,827 12,499,716
    1995 364,270 1,520 0 0 365,790 421,455 13,770,541
    1996 501,565 1,270 0 0 502,835 401,710 14,444,791
    1997 382,660 2,610 0 0 385,270 348,515 12,170,679
    1998 323,320 1,910 0 0 325,230 464,825 11,776,465
    1999 342,484 2,700 0 0 345,184 643,273 10,035,735
    2000 529,515 1,194 0 0 530,709 482,727 12,359,254
    2001 489,887 2,170 0 0 492,057 228,769 3,103,033
    2002 338,479 1,255 0 0 339,734 239,285 5,615,429
    "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: BUFFALO COLOR CORP.
    Mailing Address: 100 LEE ST., BUFFALO, NY 14210
    Public Contact: LAWERENCE KAMINSKI
    Phone: (716) 827-4536
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: LANESBOROUGH CORP.
    Latitude: 42.86583
    Longitude: -78.84306
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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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