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Environmental Release Report: CONTINENTAL TIRE N.A. INC.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental 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:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 17 .032
    Suspected Carcinogens 3
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 20 .032
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 17 .032
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 51,547
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 17 .032
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 46 63
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 17 .032
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 20 .032
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 51,564 .032
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 17 .032
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 51,550
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 51,596 63
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 20 .032

    *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 80,927 0 0 0 80,927 2,835 NA
    1989 62,511 0 0 0 62,511 2,251 NA
    1990 66,176 0 0 0 66,176 2,251 NA
    1991 40,409 0 0 0 40,409 18,750 59,054
    1992 750 0 0 0 750 62,358 63,471
    1993 250 0 0 0 250 20,537 23,723
    1994 22,342 250 0 0 22,592 53,133 75,867
    1995 78,380 250 0 0 78,630 150,030 289,820
    1996 63,596 250 0 0 63,846 96,537 240,738
    1997 78,786 76 0 0 78,862 209,246 285,373
    1998 70,329 64 0 0 70,393 77,712 311,574
    1999 80,861 55 0 0 80,916 178,131 422,243
    2000 61,744 18 0 0 61,762 99,543 351,679
    2001 66,226 41 0 0 66,267 87,893 196,052
    2002 51,596 63 0 0 51,659 26,873 147,819
    "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: CONTINENTAL TIRE N.A. INC.
    Mailing Address: 1900 CONTINENTAL BLVD., CHARLOTTE, NC 28273
    Public Contact: MIKE BRIGGS
    Phone: (704) 587-6216
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: CONTINENTAL TIRE N.A. INC.
    Latitude: 35.13
    Longitude: -80.92639
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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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