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Environmental Release Report: HARRIS-TARKETT 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:METHYL ISOBUTYL KETONE
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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 Developmental Toxicants 134,325
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 134,325
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 134,325
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 134,325
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 134,325
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 134,325

    *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
    1992 7,865 0 0 0 7,865 81,340 89,205
    1993 6,530 0 0 0 6,530 79,996 132,334
    1994 8,245 0 0 0 8,245 51,201 132,906
    1995 9,374 0 0 0 9,374 65,583 169,624
    1996 6,820 0 0 0 6,820 103,342 110,162
    1997 76,748 0 0 0 76,748 206,302 179,899
    1998 77,904 0 0 0 77,904 139,133 217,037
    1999 91,548 0 0 0 91,548 111,867 203,415
    2000 97,551 0 0 0 97,551 109,559 207,110
    2001 103,072 0 0 0 103,072 167,759 270,833
    2002 134,325 0 0 0 134,325 179,174 313,499
    "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: HARRIS-TARKETT INC.
    Mailing Address: 2225 EDDIE WILLIAMS RD., JOHNSON CITY, TN 37601
    Public Contact: DANIEL PERSINGER
    Phone: (423) 979-3781
    SIC Code: 24 Lumber And Wood Products
    2002 Parent Company: TARKETT NORTH AMERICAN HOLDING CO.
    Latitude: 36.3458
    Longitude: -82.32812
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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 WASHINGTON County on:

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