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Environmental Release Report: THOM FURNITURE IND. INC. PLANT H
 
 
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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:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 7
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 60,127
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 24,302
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 15,022
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 39,324
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 39,324
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 60,127
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 60,127
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 7
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 39,317
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 60,120
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 60,120

    *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 468,111 0 0 0 468,111 0 NA
    1989 274,090 0 0 0 274,090 0 NA
    1990 345,585 0 0 0 345,585 0 NA
    1991 256,300 0 0 0 256,300 20,500 276,800
    1992 303,200 0 0 0 303,200 22,600 325,800
    1993 262,400 0 0 0 262,400 9,148 272,414
    1994 290,900 0 0 0 290,900 22,481 313,381
    1995 264,900 0 0 0 264,900 18,622 283,519
    1996 200,900 0 0 0 200,900 9,962 210,862
    1997 35,100 0 0 0 35,100 30,296 50,248
    1998 57,779 0 0 0 57,779 12,305 70,083
    1999 69,249 0 0 0 69,249 2,846 72,094
    2000 67,957 0 0 0 67,957 0 69,275
    2001 58,756 0 0 0 58,756 1,230 59,987
    2002 60,127 0 0 0 60,127 574 60,929
    "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: THOM FURNITURE IND. INC. PLANT H
    Mailing Address: 1201 N. PATTERSON AVE., WINSTON-SALEM, NC 27101
    Public Contact: DAVE MASTERS
    Phone: (336) 476-2108
    SIC Code: 25 Furniture And Fixtures
    2002 Parent Company: FURNITURE BRANDS INTL.
    Latitude: 36.11028
    Longitude: -80.23972
    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 FORSYTH County on:

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