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Environmental Release Report: NOVEON TEXTILE CHEMICALS 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:FORMALDEHYDE
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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 26,699
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 11,492
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 36,494
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 26,132
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 36,494
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 38,334
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 53,310
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 25,478
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 52,347
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 50,480

    *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 30,957 0 0 0 30,957 475,398 NA
    1989 22,397 0 0 0 22,397 299,962 NA
    1990 58,564 0 0 0 58,564 153,098 NA
    1991 26,770 0 0 0 26,770 59,350 1,000,610
    1992 22,130 0 0 0 22,130 32,132 1,533,149
    1993 33,449 0 0 0 33,449 75,882 1,938,942
    1994 30,024 0 0 0 30,024 38,856 1,617,477
    1995 20,716 0 0 0 20,716 40,178 878,542
    1996 22,750 0 0 0 22,750 53,221 1,122,684
    1997 22,282 0 0 0 22,282 84,415 934,846
    1998 309,848 0 0 0 309,848 181,071 7,783,943
    1999 216,427 0 0 0 216,427 106,498 2,290,809
    2000 53,524 0 0 0 53,524 93,773 3,115,050
    2001 55,467 0 0 0 55,467 28,596 3,708,576
    2002 53,877 0 0 0 53,877 37,968 4,299,646
    "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: NOVEON TEXTILE CHEMICALS INC.
    Mailing Address: 8309 WILKINSON BLVD., CHARLOTTE, NC 28214
    Public Contact: RICK BRINLY
    Phone: (704) 391-6447
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NOVEON FCC INC.
    Latitude: 35.24173
    Longitude: -80.98628
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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 MECKLENBURG County on:

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