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Environmental Release Report: BEHR INDS. 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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:TOLUENE
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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 3,013
    Suspected Carcinogens 27,155
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 40,774
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 4,459
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 36,315
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 30,168
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 37,761
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 40,774
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 40,774
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 40,774
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 40,774
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 40,774
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 40,774

    *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
    1991 13,250 0 0 0 13,250 3,600 16,600
    1992 17,760 0 0 0 17,760 41,205 58,326
    1993 82,700 0 0 0 82,700 60,755 140,651
    1994 37,245 0 0 0 37,245 45,505 81,884
    1995 29,750 0 0 0 29,750 32,210 64,979
    1996 24,238 0 0 0 24,238 92,191 116,429
    1997 54,940 0 0 0 54,940 151,101 181,281
    1998 62,765 0 0 0 62,765 132,469 195,464
    1999 85,689 0 0 0 85,689 33,718 119,407
    2000 70,873 0 0 0 70,873 14,737 85,900
    2001 14,529 0 0 0 14,529 11,372 108,233
    2002 40,774 0 0 0 40,774 11,905 160,987
    "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: BEHR INDS. CORP.
    Mailing Address: 1020 SEVEN MILE ROAD, N.W., COMSTOCK PARK, MI 49321
    Public Contact: MARK GILLETTE
    Phone: (616) 785-9400
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 43.07295
    Longitude: -85.69577
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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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