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Environmental Release Report: COLLINS & AIKMAN PRODS. CO.
 
 
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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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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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 60,488
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,110,285
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 85,164
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 722,133
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 60,488
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 360,542
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 807,297
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,041,537
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,121,274
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 796,308
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,121,275
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 998,105

    *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 1,223,416 0 0 0 1,223,416 0 NA
    1989 1,213,683 0 0 0 1,213,683 0 NA
    1990 1,075,833 0 0 0 1,075,833 0 NA
    1991 1,389,824 0 0 0 1,389,824 527,650 2,886,983
    1992 853,285 0 0 0 853,285 516,042 2,866,327
    1993 625,204 0 0 0 625,204 395,464 2,730,375
    1994 1,126,690 0 0 0 1,126,690 465,903 4,494,401
    1995 1,156,967 0 0 0 1,156,967 458,914 5,088,570
    1996 1,409,824 0 0 0 1,409,824 238,178 4,077,693
    1997 1,157,935 0 0 0 1,157,935 398,132 3,301,219
    1998 914,440 0 0 0 914,440 185,457 2,738,744
    1999 1,163,835 0 0 0 1,163,835 178,203 2,861,378
    2000 1,234,960 0 0 0 1,234,960 103,882 2,811,275
    2001 916,746 0 0 0 916,746 288,643 1,999,078
    2002 1,121,275 0 0 0 1,121,275 303,707 2,397,506
    "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: COLLINS & AIKMAN PRODS. CO.
    Mailing Address: 100 BRADY RD., AMERICUS, GA 31709
    Public Contact: JOSEPH F. CASTONGIA
    Phone: (229) 928-8214
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: COLLINS & AIKMAN PRODS. CO.
    Latitude: 32.05918
    Longitude: -84.20346
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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

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