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Environmental Release Report: COPAR 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
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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 239
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 239
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 239
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 239
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,439
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 239
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 239
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 239
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 239
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,439
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 239

    *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 11 0 0 0 11 7 NA
    1990 233 0 0 0 233 2,426 NA
    1991 22 0 0 0 22 10,789 11,673
    1992 26 0 0 0 26 24,301 24,568
    1993 35 0 0 0 35 28,479 28,708
    1994 48 0 0 0 48 28,861 29,035
    1995 55 0 0 0 55 21,573 21,761
    1996 61 0 0 0 61 10,308 10,527
    1997 72 0 3,408 0 3,480 69,426 38,381
    1998 72 0 5,216 0 5,288 47,717 48,047
    1999 250 0 5,034 0 5,284 65,537 65,614
    2000 500 0 250 0 750 61,098 134,168
    2001 294 16 3,938 0 4,247 64,438 68,688
    2002 1,439 0 0 0 1,439 42,456 51,228
    "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: COPAR INC.
    Mailing Address: 210 BILL BRYAN BLVD., HOPKINSVILLE, KY 42240
    Public Contact: PHIL DUNN
    Phone: (270) 885-9116
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 36.82454
    Longitude: -87.43582
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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

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