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Environmental Release Report: FOX INDS. INC.
 
 
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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:DICHLOROMETHANE
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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 1,723
    Suspected Carcinogens 619
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,342
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 619
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,342
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 619
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,342
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,342
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,342
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2,342
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 2,342
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 619

    *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 3,250 0 0 0 3,250 10,200 NA
    1989 4,750 0 0 0 4,750 750 NA
    1990 4,950 0 0 0 4,950 1,650 NA
    1991 5,358 0 0 0 5,358 462 25,066
    1992 2,935 0 0 0 2,935 346 22,532
    1993 3,723 0 0 0 3,723 808 23,368
    1994 3,132 0 0 0 3,132 0 21,958
    1995 2,528 0 0 0 2,528 462 17,171
    1996 2,830 0 0 0 2,830 0 17,500
    1997 3,580 0 0 0 3,580 0 21,467
    1998 4,249 0 0 0 4,249 0 16,474
    1999 3,146 0 0 0 3,146 367 16,474
    2000 2,088 0 0 0 2,088 0 7,956
    2001 2,324 0 0 0 2,324 0 7,703
    2002 2,342 0 0 0 2,342 0 8,209
    "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: FOX INDS. INC.
    Mailing Address: 3100 FALLS CLIFF RD., BALTIMORE, MD 21211
    Public Contact: MICHAEL B. FOX
    Phone: (410) 243-8856
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 39.32505
    Longitude: -76.63154
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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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