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Environmental Release Report: CERTAINTEED CORP.
 
 
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  • 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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    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:
    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:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER COMPOUNDS
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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 .307
    Suspected Carcinogens 81
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants .307
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .307
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 81
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 570
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants .307
    Suspected Neurotoxicants .307
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .307
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 570
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 81

    *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 128 0 0 0 128 16,948 NA
    1989 68 0 0 0 68 13,922 NA
    1990 36 0 0 0 36 13,885 NA
    1991 13 0 0 0 13 3,821 3,834
    1993 250 0 0 0 250 3,380 3,709
    1994 28,250 0 0 0 28,250 5,460 33,860
    1995 255 0 0 0 255 3,300 3,540
    1996 500 0 0 0 500 681 1,007
    1997 510 0 0 0 510 768 800
    1998 255 0 0 0 255 905 1,726
    1999 755 0 0 0 755 750 800
    2000 502 0 0 0 502 24,676 49,645
    2001 532 530 0 0 1,062 20,019 40,570
    2002 570 0 0 0 570 11,123 22,523
    "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: CERTAINTEED CORP.
    Mailing Address: 200 CERTAINTEED RD., OXFORD, NC 27565
    Public Contact: NEIL GRESHAM
    Phone: (919) 693-1141
    SIC Code: 29 Petroleum And Coal Products
    2002 Parent Company: CERTAINTEED CORP.
    Latitude: 36.3007
    Longitude: -78.59132
    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 GRANVILLE County on:

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