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Environmental Release Report: KURZ TRANSFER PRODS.
 
 
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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)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 14,276
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 8,496
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 6,047
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 8,678
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 14,543
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 14,543
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 14,543
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 14,276
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 14,543
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 14,543

    *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 52,200 0 0 0 52,200 0 NA
    1989 19,100 0 0 0 19,100 0 NA
    1990 26,000 0 0 0 26,000 0 NA
    1991 30,800 0 0 0 30,800 46,000 366,000
    1992 90,292 0 0 0 90,292 140,800 1,077,700
    1993 85,648 0 0 0 85,648 194,924 325,385
    1994 5,247 0 0 0 5,247 108,177 127,472
    1995 6,081 0 0 0 6,081 107,386 138,166
    1996 7,230 0 0 0 7,230 111,413 144,881
    1997 7,897 0 0 0 7,897 130,010 102,546
    1998 63,588 0 0 0 63,588 125,789 241,616
    1999 62,821 0 0 0 62,821 147,809 262,379
    2000 69,501 0 0 0 69,501 129,962 186,598
    2001 73,493 0 0 0 73,493 128,685 191,325
    2002 14,543 0 0 0 14,543 159,135 277,337
    "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: KURZ TRANSFER PRODS.
    Mailing Address: 4939 N. NC HWY. 150 E., LEXINGTON, NC 27295
    Public Contact: DREW BERINGER
    Phone: (704) 927-3800
    SIC Code: 27 Printing And Publishing
    2002 Parent Company: LEONHARD KURZ GMBH & CO.
    Latitude: 35.91306
    Longitude: -80.33056
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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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