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Environmental Release Report: FINETEX INC.
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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
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:DIETHYL SULFATE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:DIETHANOLAMINE
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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
    Suspected Carcinogens 250
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 505
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 755
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 250
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,260
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,260
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,260
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 255
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,510
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,510

    *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
    1997 1,505 0 0 0 1,505 109,056 55,521
    1998 1,755 0 0 0 1,755 55,653 55,907
    1999 2,208 0 0 0 2,208 52,660 54,047
    2000 2,192 0 0 0 2,192 43,820 45,165
    2001 1,755 0 0 0 1,755 114,600 115,842
    2002 1,515 0 0 0 1,515 158,020 158,933
    "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: FINETEX INC.
    Mailing Address: 775 HACKETT ST., SALISBURY, NC 28144
    Public Contact: BOB SCALA
    Phone: (847) 623-6886
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 35.70415
    Longitude: -80.41525
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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

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