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Environmental Release Report: MITSUBISHI POLYESTER FILM L.L.C.
 
 
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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:ACETALDEHYDE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:ANTIMONY 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 46,301
    Suspected Carcinogens 250
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 14,335
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 60,420
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 46,301
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 60,528
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 14,335
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 60,528
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 14,227
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 60,778
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 60,778

    *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 174,100 72,150 0 0 246,250 93,000 NA
    1989 254,000 13,630 733 0 268,363 83,181 NA
    1990 191,770 20,075 274 0 212,119 39,269 NA
    1991 166,140 16,074 9,571 0 191,785 37,830,769 37,208,676
    1992 165,250 16,273 169 0 181,692 36,868,601 37,396,588
    1993 159,202 11,306 158 0 170,666 31,021,736 31,585,868
    1994 130,568 5,851 75 0 136,494 29,333,021 29,646,353
    1995 137,253 3,089 24 0 140,366 27,690,808 28,173,586
    1996 126,957 14,862 0 0 141,819 31,264,190 31,896,772
    1997 91,066 0 0 0 91,066 48,797,890 24,973,627
    1998 49,403 0 0 0 49,403 9,035,699 9,541,493
    1999 65,760 0 0 0 65,760 533,432 14,087,678
    2000 77,015 0 0 0 77,015 15,652,849 16,380,683
    2001 73,372 0 0 0 73,372 11,457,617 13,749,229
    2002 60,778 0 0 0 60,778 9,479,051 11,525,200
    "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: MITSUBISHI POLYESTER FILM L.L.C.
    Mailing Address: 2001 HOOD RD., GREER, SC 29652
    Public Contact: JOHN CARR
    Phone: (864) 879-5405
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: MITSUBISHI POLYESTER FILM L.L.C.
    Latitude: 34.92601
    Longitude: -82.26131
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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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