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Environmental Release Report: QUEBECOR WORLD ATGLEN 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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  • 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 636,562
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 623,880
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 12,682
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 636,562 33
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 636,562 4
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 636,562
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 636,562
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 636,562
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 636,562 37
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 636,562

    *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 1,527,670 11 0 0 1,527,681 256,170 NA
    1989 1,372,070 24 0 0 1,372,094 98,090 NA
    1990 1,195,000 49 0 0 1,195,049 7,351 NA
    1991 1,032,700 17 0 0 1,032,717 236,648 11,036,958
    1992 974,700 11 0 0 974,711 150,440 11,438,389
    1993 982,900 22 0 0 982,922 58,494 11,996,894
    1994 939,135 137 0 0 939,272 54,493 13,441,835
    1995 940,887 301 0 0 941,188 7,834 12,199,514
    1996 846,329 433 0 0 846,762 22,901 12,205,861
    1997 859,807 242 0 0 860,049 22,694 12,276,420
    1998 800,965 221 0 0 801,186 41,305 13,179,133
    1999 910,337 183 0 0 910,520 58,866 15,306,430
    2000 971,930 66 0 0 971,996 31,087 16,259,488
    2001 817,193 41 0 0 817,234 46,248 9,392,156
    2002 636,562 37 0 0 636,599 40,980 14,877,011
    "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: QUEBECOR WORLD ATGLEN INC.
    Mailing Address: 4581 LOWER VALLEY RD., ATGLEN, PA 19365
    Public Contact: DIANE POTTS
    Phone: (610) 593-1419
    SIC Code: 27 Printing And Publishing
    2002 Parent Company: QUEBECOR WORLD
    Latitude: 39.95093
    Longitude: -75.94696
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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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