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Environmental Release Report: KNAUF FIBER GLASS GMBH
 
 
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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:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
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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 33,489
    Suspected Carcinogens 602
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 80,602
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 80,602
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 34,091
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 81,204
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 401,691
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 401,691
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 401,691
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 402,293
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 402,293

    *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 384,600 0 0 0 384,600 6,155 NA
    1989 633,600 0 0 0 633,600 68,761 NA
    1990 241,232 0 0 0 241,232 3,726 NA
    1991 524,760 0 1,248 0 526,008 1,248 526,756
    1992 471,114 0 0 0 471,114 57,064 381,779
    1993 1,244,025 0 0 0 1,244,025 14,289 1,248,408
    1994 598,905 0 0 0 598,905 33,558 629,779
    1995 1,061,573 0 0 0 1,061,573 32,299 1,088,488
    1996 200,422 0 0 0 200,422 46,070 245,946
    1997 185,793 0 0 0 185,793 204,115 288,438
    1998 165,776 15 0 0 165,791 12,414 178,173
    1999 158,167 25 0 0 158,192 74,328 233,239
    2000 144,111 0 0 0 144,111 4,177 148,283
    2001 117,456 0 0 0 117,456 62,751 229,016
    2002 402,293 0 0 0 402,293 80,918 485,713
    "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: KNAUF FIBER GLASS GMBH
    Mailing Address: 240 ELIZABETH ST., SHELBYVILLE, IN 46176
    Public Contact: STEPHEN R. ALDRIDGE
    Phone: (317) 398-4434
    SIC Code: 32 Stone, Clay, And Glass Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 39.52875
    Longitude: -85.77167
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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

    Scorecard's report for SHELBY County on:

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