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Environmental Release Report: STEELCASE INC.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Noncancer 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: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)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 19,403
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 3,020
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,020
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 3,020
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,020
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 19,403
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 3,020
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 19,403
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,020

    *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 136,400 0 250 0 136,650 500 NA
    1989 186,000 0 0 0 186,000 250 NA
    1990 273,650 0 0 0 273,650 0 NA
    1991 459,186 0 21,440 0 480,626 406,892 839,650
    1992 517,217 0 17,645 0 534,862 497,535 998,544
    1993 642,871 0 19,028 0 661,899 520,329 1,163,200
    1994 162,058 0 0 0 162,058 63,605 238,961
    1995 250,637 0 0 0 250,637 56,409 323,838
    1996 164,838 0 0 0 164,838 31,812 222,910
    1997 319,635 0 0 0 319,635 86,316 330,495
    1998 122,004 0 0 0 122,004 159,856 282,842
    1999 79,011 0 0 0 79,011 268,957 349,011
    2000 128,358 0 0 0 128,358 321,395 450,886
    2001 96,761 0 0 0 96,761 181,717 267,200
    2002 19,403 0 0 0 19,403 95,129 115,590
    "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: STEELCASE INC.
    Mailing Address: 214 DURHAM DR., ATHENS, AL 35611
    Public Contact: TIM BOLEMA
    Phone: (256) 232-8112
    SIC Code: 25 Furniture And Fixtures
    2002 Parent Company: STEELCASE INC.
    Latitude: 34.77303
    Longitude: -86.97474
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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 LIMESTONE County on:

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