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Environmental Release Report: BERNHARDT FURNITURE PLANT 2
 
 
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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 CALDWELL 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
    List chemicals contributing to noncancer risk

    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 10
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 10
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 10
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 10
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 10
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 10
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 10

    *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 125,435 0 0 0 125,435 3,909 NA
    1989 105,642 0 0 0 105,642 0 NA
    1990 42,669 0 0 0 42,669 0 NA
    1991 60,900 0 0 0 60,900 10,600 72,312
    1992 21,428 0 0 0 21,428 6,683 27,447
    1993 79,843 0 0 0 79,843 15,612 79,844
    1994 9,227 0 0 0 9,227 4,091 16,840
    1995 70,684 0 0 0 70,684 4,249 70,235
    1996 113,040 0 0 0 113,040 5,234 75,940
    1997 73,922 0 0 0 73,922 48,670 98,257
    1998 67,312 0 0 0 67,312 6,718 83,410
    1999 27,064 0 0 0 27,064 2,585 29,650
    2000 3,000 0 0 0 3,000 3,000 81,992
    2001 14,412 0 0 0 14,412 0 14,413
    2002 10 0 0 0 10 0 9
    "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: BERNHARDT FURNITURE PLANT 2
    Mailing Address: 1828\1904 MORGANTON BLVD., LENOIR, NC 28645
    Public Contact: JOE RIDDLE
    Phone: (828) 759-6359
    SIC Code: 25 Furniture And Fixtures
    2002 Parent Company: BERNHARDT FURNITURE PLANT 2
    Latitude: 35.89751
    Longitude: -81.55527
    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

    Scorecard's report for CALDWELL County on:

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