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Environmental Release Report: HOOKER FURNITURE PLEASANT GARDEN DIV.
 
 
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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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    *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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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 231
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 8,991
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 8,991
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 8,991
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 8,991
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 8,991
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 8,991
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 231
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 8,760
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 8,760
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 8,760

    *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 109,190 0 0 0 109,190 0 NA
    1989 117,046 0 0 0 117,046 0 NA
    1990 89,505 0 0 0 89,505 0 NA
    1991 57,800 0 0 0 57,800 3,100 60,900
    1992 16,500 0 0 0 16,500 900 17,400
    1993 171,000 0 0 0 171,000 8,730 182,660
    1994 239,100 0 0 0 239,100 5,820 255,020
    1995 185,600 0 0 0 185,600 7,930 213,730
    1996 168,000 0 0 0 168,000 10,120 192,300
    1997 62,650 0 0 0 62,650 4,280 66,390
    1998 22,100 0 0 0 22,100 1,720 24,320
    1999 27,660 0 0 0 27,660 1,180 29,790
    2000 27,850 0 0 0 27,850 2,100 31,830
    2001 14,703 0 0 0 14,703 1,600 17,610
    2002 8,991 0 0 0 8,991 1,880 12,111
    "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: HOOKER FURNITURE PLEASANT GARDEN DIV.
    Mailing Address: 1212 THROWER RD., PLEASANT GARDEN, NC 27313
    Public Contact: JACK PALMER
    Phone: (276) 632-2133
    SIC Code: 25 Furniture And Fixtures
    2002 Parent Company: HOOKER FURNITURE CORP.
    Latitude: 35.96083
    Longitude: -79.76806
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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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