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Environmental Release Report: MERIDIAN AUTOMOTIVE SYS.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):

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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:XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)
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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 Carcinogens 45,311
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 193,439
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 193,439
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 45,311
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 78,336
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 193,439
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 193,439
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 193,439
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 193,439
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 193,439
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 193,439

    *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 103,000 0 0 0 103,000 10,000 NA
    1990 400,000 0 0 0 400,000 25,250 NA
    1991 122,580 0 0 0 122,580 3,152 3,152
    1992 124,100 0 0 0 124,100 42,200 47,300
    1993 175,690 0 0 0 175,690 12,758 402,668
    1994 318,500 0 0 0 318,500 12,450 407,170
    1995 129,620 0 0 0 129,620 12,970 154,489
    1997 247,391 0 0 0 247,391 35,742 269,337
    1998 14,735 0 10,900 0 25,635 2,650 61,863
    1999 52,392 0 3,165 0 55,557 3,265 126,287
    2000 205,164 0 0 0 205,164 8,705 213,705
    2001 135,806 0 0 0 135,806 40,153 216,112
    2002 193,439 0 0 0 193,439 20,261 213,700
    "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: MERIDIAN AUTOMOTIVE SYS.
    Mailing Address: 501 NORTHRIDGE DR., SHELBYVILLE, IN 46176
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: MERIDIAN AUTOMOTIVE SYS.
    Latitude: 39.54544
    Longitude: -85.79051
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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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