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Environmental Release Report: BRIDGESTONE/FIRESTONE NORTH AMERICAN TIRE L.L.C.
 
 
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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:BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE
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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 5,666 .007
    Suspected Carcinogens 38
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 19,861 .007
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 23,598 .007
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 34,460
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 5,659
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 18,496 65
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 19,854 .007
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 25,520 .007
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 52,399 .007
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 5,666 .007
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 52,399
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 58,615 65
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 23,846

    *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 161,618 0 0 0 161,618 292,264 NA
    1989 140,100 0 0 0 140,100 293,155 NA
    1990 127,855 0 0 0 127,855 272,655 NA
    1991 107,600 0 0 0 107,600 310,100 410,740
    1992 134,805 0 0 0 134,805 139,955 281,987
    1993 63,265 0 0 0 63,265 117,655 182,187
    1994 44,865 0 0 0 44,865 142,260 186,783
    1995 298,721 0 0 0 298,721 153,923 628,495
    1996 307,595 0 0 0 307,595 221,770 539,447
    1997 226,564 0 0 0 226,564 543,065 502,130
    1998 203,424 0 0 0 203,424 248,326 450,685
    1999 240,211 255 0 0 240,466 336,655 575,955
    2000 174,765 195 0 0 174,960 421,887 596,848
    2001 145,338 233 0 0 145,571 551,783 697,433
    2002 58,623 65 0 0 58,688 127,419 490,004
    "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: BRIDGESTONE/FIRESTONE NORTH AMERICAN TIRE L.L.C.
    Mailing Address: FIRESTONE PKY., WILSON, NC 27893
    Public Contact: DENNIS HARGENS
    Phone: (252) 246-7485
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: BRIDGESTONE AMERICAS HOLDING INC.
    Latitude: 35.69252
    Longitude: -77.91778
    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

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