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Environmental Release Report: PERKINELMER FLUID SCIENCES
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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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:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 210
    Suspected Carcinogens 44
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 210
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 148
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 62
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 148
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 254
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 254
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 192
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 210
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 148
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 106
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 254
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 254

    *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 1,250 0 0 0 1,250 3,964 NA
    1989 10,700 0 0 0 10,700 2,700 NA
    1990 10,810 0 0 0 10,810 4,112 NA
    1991 10 0 0 0 10 139,789 139,050
    1992 5 0 0 0 5 162,105 160,855
    1993 10 0 0 0 10 144,805 148,200
    1994 0 0 0 0 0 151,782 151,782
    1995 0 0 0 0 0 157,138 157,138
    1996 0 0 541 0 541 182,580 182,580
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 505,104 252,552
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 266,836 266,835
    1999 0 0 0 0 0 226,943 226,693
    2000 0 0 0 0 0 255,376 255,652
    2001 0 0 0 0 0 159,434 159,689
    2002 254 0 0 0 254 129,377 130,795
    "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: PERKINELMER FLUID SCIENCES
    Mailing Address: 11642 OLD BALTIMORE PIKE, BELTSVILLE, MD 20705
    Public Contact: DANIEL L. RETTIG
    Phone: (301) 902-3511
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: PERKINELMER INC.
    Latitude: 39.04513
    Longitude: -76.89353
    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 PRINCE GEORGE'S County on:

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