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Environmental Release Report: COMMUNISIS MCCORQUODALE
 
 
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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:BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE
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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 2,929
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 10,876
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 11,874
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 2,789
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,929
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 9,818
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 11,734
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 15,721
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 12,792
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2,929
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 9,818
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 15,721
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 15,721

    *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
    1989 2,125 0 0 0 2,125 148,800 NA
    1990 59,318 0 0 0 59,318 162,390 NA
    1991 33,000 0 0 0 33,000 27,750 61,000
    1992 5,330 0 0 0 5,330 20,700 89,300
    1993 7,340 0 0 0 7,340 27,600 122,340
    1994 5,940 0 0 0 5,940 5,400 82,730
    1995 3,830 0 0 0 3,830 8,558 118,655
    1996 3,900 0 0 0 3,900 3,100 96,600
    1997 4,053 0 0 0 4,053 16,730 161,731
    1998 1,504 0 0 0 1,504 6,316 95,998
    1999 1,504 0 0 0 1,504 26,600 126,070
    2000 5,118 0 0 0 5,118 11,195 336,665
    2001 5,117 0 0 0 5,117 45,908 213,120
    2002 15,721 0 0 0 15,721 38,943 198,895
    "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: COMMUNISIS MCCORQUODALE
    Mailing Address: 2737 WHITEFORD RD., WHITEFORD, MD 21160
    Public Contact: SAM CHAN
    Phone: (410) 452-9721
    SIC Code: 27 Printing And Publishing
    2002 Parent Company: COMMUNISIS CO.
    Latitude: 39.71561
    Longitude: -76.37647
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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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