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Environmental Release Report: VIRGINIA SOLITE
 
 
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:

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    Rank facilities in VIRGINIA or in PITTSYLVANIA County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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:1,2-DICHLOROETHANE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:HYDROCHLORIC ACID
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    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
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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 1,020
    Suspected Carcinogens 10
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 6,044
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 500
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 4,534
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 520
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 320,017
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5,524
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 325,541
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 319,262
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 6,544
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 5,524
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 324,796
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 325,041

    *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 501,453 0 0 0 501,453 0 NA
    1989 413,171 0 0 0 413,171 0 NA
    1990 433,038 0 0 0 433,038 0 NA
    1991 404,729 0 0 0 404,729 0 42,290,412
    1992 230,071 0 0 0 230,071 9,560 16,192,168
    1993 204,272 0 0 0 204,272 299,142 15,895,590
    1994 215,861 0 0 0 215,861 484,652 17,611,887
    1995 214,154 0 0 0 214,154 1,352,019 20,450,032
    1996 211,034 0 0 0 211,034 503,965 13,043,474
    1997 286,551 0 0 0 286,551 606,786 12,579,790
    1998 312,065 0 0 0 312,065 133,010 13,853,746
    1999 339,587 0 0 0 339,587 13,104 8,624,654
    2000 317,063 0 0 0 317,063 65,230 12,484,792
    2001 325,592 0 0 0 325,592 368,277 6,295,304
    2002 325,551 0 0 0 325,551 153,275 17,588,531
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 .2335 0 0 0 .2335 0 .2335
    2001 .2335 0 0 0 .2335 0 .2335
    2002 1.11 0 0 0 1.11 0 1.11
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: VIRGINIA SOLITE
    Mailing Address: 101 SOLITE RD., CASCADE, VA 24069
    Public Contact: JANICE TIMPSON
    Phone: (434) 685-7021
    SIC Code: 32 Stone, Clay, And Glass Products
    2002 Parent Company: SOLITE HOLDING
    Latitude: 36.54175
    Longitude: -79.67039
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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

    Scorecard's report for PITTSYLVANIA County on:

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