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Environmental Release Report: EBONITE INTL. 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:DICHLOROMETHANE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:DICHLOROMETHANE
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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 28,210
    Suspected Carcinogens 13,631
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 41,841
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 13,631
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 41,841
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 13,631
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 41,841
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 41,841
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 41,841
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 41,841
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 41,841
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 13,631

    *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 7,098 0 0 0 7,098 155,463 NA
    1989 7,598 0 0 0 7,598 33,576 NA
    1990 5,276 0 0 0 5,276 17,932 NA
    1991 127,018 0 0 0 127,018 43,655 170,001
    1992 34,321 0 0 0 34,321 137,265 151,301
    1993 48,329 0 0 0 48,329 73,387 97,066
    1994 78,532 0 0 0 78,532 76,670 229,909
    1995 87,535 0 0 0 87,535 51,362 164,000
    1996 74,916 0 519 0 75,435 0 74,895
    1997 57,449 0 511 0 57,960 78,332 57,428
    1998 53,650 0 0 0 53,650 39,800 92,700
    1999 42,693 0 0 0 42,693 11,000 64,350
    2000 50,250 0 0 0 50,250 10,550 70,800
    2001 42,325 0 0 0 42,325 9,891 61,753
    2002 41,841 0 0 0 41,841 7,168 51,482
    "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: EBONITE INTL. INC.
    Mailing Address: 1813 W. 7TH ST., HOPKINSVILLE, KY 42240
    Public Contact: MARGARET H. HICKEY
    Phone: (270) 881-1257
    SIC Code: 39 Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries
    2002 Parent Company: EBONITE HOLDINGS INC.
    Latitude: 36.87893
    Longitude: -87.50966
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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 CHRISTIAN County on:

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