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Environmental Release Report: KNUD NIELSEN CO. INC.
 
 
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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:TOLUENE
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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 9,727 45
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 9,334
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 393
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 9,727
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 9,727
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 9,727
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 9,727
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 9,727
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 9,727
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 9,727

    *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
    1989 126,000 0 0 0 126,000 6,000 NA
    1990 176,600 0 0 0 176,600 6,800 NA
    1991 174,000 0 750 0 174,750 5,300 182,800
    1992 127,900 0 0 0 127,900 3,800 135,600
    1993 141,082 0 0 0 141,082 4,725 145,800
    1994 226,518 0 0 0 226,518 4,034 458,744
    1995 185,394 250 13,223 0 198,867 4,034 202,651
    1996 149,567 250 0 0 149,817 5,842 163,281
    1997 98,901 250 0 0 99,151 31,592 124,170
    1998 72,607 250 0 0 72,857 8,213 92,064
    1999 75,317 69 0 0 75,386 6,037 99,104
    2000 79,075 42 0 0 79,117 9,054 115,121
    2001 10,506 36 0 0 10,542 10,611 43,953
    2002 9,727 45 0 0 9,772 9,825 47,997
    "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: KNUD NIELSEN CO. INC.
    Mailing Address: 217 PARK AVE., EVERGREEN, AL 36401
    Public Contact: THOMAS S. NIELSEN
    Phone: (251) 578-2900
    SIC Code: 39 Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 31.4303
    Longitude: -86.95262
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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

    Scorecard's report for CONECUH County on:

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