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Environmental Release Report: BEKAERT 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:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 11 9
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 11 9
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 11 9
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 11 9
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 441 26
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 11 9
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 419 9
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 408
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 11 9
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 11 9
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 441 26
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 419 9

    *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 1,490 0 500 0 1,990 18,450 NA
    1989 2,600 0 250 0 2,850 18,600 NA
    1990 1,000 0 250 0 1,250 1,000 NA
    1991 2,005 0 5 0 2,010 21,660 92,850
    1992 255 0 50 0 305 5 45,420
    1993 1,005 5 30 0 1,040 13,705 58,930
    1994 1,015 10 30 0 1,055 16,100 87,310
    1995 1,261 10 0 0 1,271 17,016 18,150
    1996 1,146 10 0 0 1,156 20,674 66,690
    1997 1,147 28 0 0 1,175 45,132 68,510
    1998 445 28 0 0 473 16,276 27,721
    1999 449 28 0 0 477 22,123 33,785
    2000 469 39 0 0 508 18,794 31,535
    2001 421 34 0 0 455 16,757 39,055
    2002 441 26 0 0 467 10,403 24,773
    "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: BEKAERT CORP.
    Mailing Address: 2121 LATIMER DR., MUSKEGON, MI 49442
    Public Contact: CHRIS PAUWELS
    Phone: (231) 777-2575
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: BEKAERT CORP.
    Latitude: 43.21358
    Longitude: -86.19239
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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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