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Environmental Release Report: ALPHAGARY 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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    Total environmental releases:
    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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    Rank facilities in NORTH CAROLINA or in MECKLENBURG County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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 7
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 7
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 7
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 7
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 5
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5

    *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 500 0 0 0 500 0 NA
    1989 500 0 0 0 500 0 NA
    1990 260 0 0 0 260 0 NA
    1991 5 0 0 0 5 2 1,314
    1992 7,700 0 0 0 7,700 2 7,704
    1993 34,300 0 0 0 34,300 2 34,304
    1994 16,070 0 0 0 16,070 1 16,072
    1995 6,001 0 0 0 6,001 1 6,101
    1996 2,272 0 0 0 2,272 0 2,272
    1997 647 0 0 0 647 0 647
    1998 275 0 0 0 275 1,505 26,704
    1999 275 0 0 0 275 1,005 24,147
    2000 30 0 0 0 30 1,005 46,944
    2001 24 0 0 0 24 766 16,874
    2002 7 0 0 0 7 501 3,953
    "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: ALPHAGARY CORP.
    Mailing Address: 9635 INDUSTRIAL DR., PINEVILLE, NC 28134
    Public Contact: JEFF BLONDIN
    Phone: (704) 889-7821
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: ALPHAGARY CORP.
    Latitude: 35.09395
    Longitude: -80.88429
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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  • Links

    • 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 MECKLENBURG County on:

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