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Environmental Release Report: THOM FURNITURE INDS. INC. PLANT B
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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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
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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 8
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 41,079
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 19,133
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 19,133
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 19,133
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 41,079
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 41,079
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 8
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 19,125
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 41,071
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 41,071

    *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 250,347 0 0 0 250,347 0 NA
    1989 161,806 0 0 0 161,806 0 NA
    1990 218,050 0 0 0 218,050 0 NA
    1991 123,200 0 0 0 123,200 2,100 125,300
    1992 103,600 0 0 0 103,600 1,280 104,800
    1993 139,700 0 0 0 139,700 2,764 142,364
    1994 123,100 0 0 0 123,100 3,253 126,354
    1995 92,500 0 0 0 92,500 3,749 96,249
    1996 73,100 0 0 0 73,100 4,514 77,614
    1997 9,600 0 0 0 9,600 19,362 19,280
    1998 37,536 0 0 0 37,536 1,216 38,636
    1999 57,523 0 0 0 57,523 2,279 59,803
    2000 53,076 0 0 0 53,076 0 54,867
    2001 35,952 0 0 0 35,952 876 36,793
    2002 41,079 0 0 0 41,079 2,561 43,696
    "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 INDS. INC. PLANT B
    Mailing Address: 310 FISHER FERRY ST., THOMASVILLE, NC 27360
    Public Contact: DAVE MASTERS
    Phone: (336) 476-2108
    SIC Code: 25 Furniture And Fixtures
    2002 Parent Company: FURNITURE BRANDS INTL.
    Latitude: 35.87611
    Longitude: -80.08556
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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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