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Environmental Release Report: FORMICA CORP.
 
 
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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:FORMALDEHYDE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:FORMALDEHYDE
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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 751
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 19,542
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 19,542
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 751
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 19,542
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 20,293
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 20,293
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 20,293
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 20,293
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 20,293

    *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 364,450 250 0 0 364,700 21,650 NA
    1989 293,120 120 0 0 293,240 19,250 NA
    1990 383,780 400 0 0 384,180 19,916 NA
    1991 287,933 1,144 0 0 289,077 7,407 743,586
    1992 256,552 442 0 0 256,994 6,114 835,467
    1993 169,187 99 0 0 169,286 5,281 374,352
    1994 182,368 813 0 0 183,181 13,555 467,254
    1995 162,879 0 0 0 162,879 23,037 489,736
    1996 200,976 1,361 0 0 202,337 35,407 424,012
    1997 155,305 2 0 0 155,307 101,791 461,762
    1998 89,208 140 0 0 89,348 27,986 122,867
    1999 93,929 0 0 0 93,929 83,147 178,760
    2000 82,303 0 0 0 82,303 83,147 170,890
    2001 73,172 0 0 0 73,172 83,176 244,905
    2002 20,293 0 0 0 20,293 69,883 99,530
    "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: FORMICA CORP.
    Mailing Address: 10155 READING RD., CINCINNATI, OH 45215
    Public Contact: JOHN FOGED
    Phone: (513) 786-3474
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: FORMICA CORP.
    Latitude: 39.24409
    Longitude: -84.42725
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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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