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Environmental Release Report: TESA TAPE 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
  • 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)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 35,789
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 35,789
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 35,789
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 35,789
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 35,789
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 35,789
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 35,789
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 35,789
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 35,789

    *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 157,961 0 0 0 157,961 5,534 NA
    1989 103,927 0 0 0 103,927 15,174 NA
    1990 6,051 0 0 0 6,051 15,679 NA
    1991 266 0 10 0 276 20 348,483
    1992 10 0 7 0 17 17,875 285,277
    1993 26,250 0 0 0 26,250 27,700 366,060
    1994 33,541 0 0 0 33,541 15,527 323,471
    1995 21,463 0 0 0 21,463 48,449 362,923
    1996 23,961 0 0 0 23,961 23,747 317,156
    1997 15,179 0 0 0 15,179 39,792 369,450
    1998 217,846 0 0 0 217,846 9,857 546,993
    1999 112,917 0 0 0 112,917 6,568 734,673
    2000 56,350 0 0 0 56,350 10,390 710,038
    2001 27,656 0 0 0 27,656 8,569 454,353
    2002 35,789 0 0 0 35,789 4,830 446,127
    "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: TESA TAPE INC.
    Mailing Address: 324 S. UNION AVE., SPARTA, MI 49345
    Public Contact: HERMANN ZEMKE
    Phone: (616) 887-3102
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: TESA TAPE INC.
    Latitude: 43.15501
    Longitude: -85.70708
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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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