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Environmental Release Report: ENGINEERED POLYMER SOLUTIONS 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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 4,939
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 34,597
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 6,442
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 27,650
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 4,689
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 29,153
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 30,542
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 34,592
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 34,847
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 34,092
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 34,847
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 34,592

    *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
    1997 7,635 0 0 0 7,635 15,308 179,944
    1998 12,228 0 0 0 12,228 20,905 106,363
    1999 1,255 0 0 0 1,255 29,383 147,942
    2000 1,760 0 0 0 1,760 63,171 196,666
    2001 9,091 0 0 0 9,091 78,661 222,247
    2002 34,847 0 0 0 34,847 27,516 582,257
    "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: ENGINEERED POLYMER SOLUTIONS INC.
    Mailing Address: 16414 INDUSTRIAL LN., WILLIAMSPORT, MD 21795
    Public Contact: DENISE FUSSY
    Phone: (612) 375-7752
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: VALSPAR CORP.
    Latitude: 39.59778
    Longitude: -77.79989
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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 WASHINGTON County on:

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