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Environmental Release Report: SPONTEX 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:CARBON DISULFIDE
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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 1,004,222 201
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,004,222 201
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,004,222 201
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,004,222 201
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,004,222 201
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,004,222 201
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,004,222 201
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,004,222 201

    *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 902,477 12,890 250 0 915,617 0 NA
    1989 736,000 30,800 0 0 766,800 0 NA
    1990 957,000 37,800 0 0 994,800 0 NA
    1991 849,000 60,700 0 0 909,700 0 1,439,000
    1992 903,000 32,400 0 0 935,400 0 1,366,000
    1993 1,052,707 20,410 0 0 1,073,117 0 1,678,100
    1994 1,196,233 8,155 0 0 1,204,388 0 1,823,000
    1995 1,106,453 1,487 0 0 1,107,940 0 1,116,300
    1996 979,204 575 0 0 979,779 0 989,900
    1997 1,107,016 437 0 0 1,107,453 0 1,117,016
    1998 1,217,016 412 0 0 1,217,428 0 1,227,616
    1999 1,209,516 377 0 0 1,209,893 0 1,221,895
    2000 836,367 164 0 0 836,531 0 847,000
    2001 921,200 178 0 0 921,378 0 932,100
    2002 1,004,222 201 0 0 1,004,423 0 1,017,266
    "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: SPONTEX INC.
    Mailing Address: 100 SPONTEX DR., COLUMBIA, TN 38402
    Public Contact: JOHN R. LUNN
    Phone: (931) 540-2155
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: HUTCHINSON CORP.
    Latitude: 35.65
    Longitude: -87.0523
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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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