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Environmental Release Report: BROYHILL FURNITURE IND. INC. HARPER PLANT
 
 
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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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    *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
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 87,554
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 45,211
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 67,760
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 76,891
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 112,971
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 112,971
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 112,971
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 5
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 87,550
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 112,966
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 112,966

    *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 277,327 0 0 0 277,327 0 NA
    1989 252,479 0 0 0 252,479 0 NA
    1990 222,317 0 0 0 222,317 0 NA
    1991 200,953 0 0 0 200,953 11,173 11,173
    1992 240,988 0 0 0 240,988 20,495 20,495
    1993 297,713 0 0 0 297,713 20,554 318,267
    1994 388,593 0 0 0 388,593 23,763 412,356
    1995 376,777 0 0 0 376,777 22,485 399,262
    1996 278,483 0 0 0 278,483 20,554 299,038
    1997 205,292 0 0 0 205,292 40,066 225,037
    1998 114,211 0 0 0 114,211 9,475 123,686
    1999 125,742 0 0 0 125,742 7,463 133,205
    2000 102,525 0 0 0 102,525 3,898 106,423
    2001 99,360 0 0 0 99,360 3,248 102,808
    2002 112,971 0 0 0 112,971 2,903 115,874
    "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: BROYHILL FURNITURE IND. INC. HARPER PLANT
    Mailing Address: 418 S. PROSPECT ST., LENOIR, NC 28645
    Public Contact: DENNIS BURGETTE
    Phone: (828) 758-3111
    SIC Code: 25 Furniture And Fixtures
    2002 Parent Company: FURNITURE BRANDS INTL. INC.
    Latitude: 35.91539
    Longitude: -81.54586
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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

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