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Environmental Release Report: H. B. FULLER CO.
 
 
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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 3,723 3
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,682 1
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 6,561 2
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,660
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 3,723 3
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,701 2
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 9,243 3
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 9,243 3
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 9,224 4
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,701 2

    *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 54,590 1,250 0 0 55,840 67,500 NA
    1989 51,030 1,750 0 0 52,780 112,530 NA
    1990 42,876 0 0 0 42,876 19,482 NA
    1991 32,399 0 0 0 32,399 2,550 149,917
    1992 31,996 0 0 0 31,996 17,020 182,813
    1993 31,876 0 0 0 31,876 21,140 199,111
    1994 15,217 0 0 0 15,217 35,691 198,136
    1995 10,125 0 0 0 10,125 68,103 330,728
    1996 13,501 0 0 0 13,501 73,648 126,672
    1997 14,280 0 0 0 14,280 244,630 162,695
    1998 4,006 15 0 0 4,021 101,093 290,858
    1999 3,938 20 0 0 3,958 90,109 239,556
    2000 1,877 15 0 0 1,892 70,312 252,501
    2001 10,714 5 0 0 10,719 58,850 218,651
    2002 9,246 5 0 0 9,251 94,093 235,135
    "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: H. B. FULLER CO.
    Mailing Address: 2727 KINNEY N. W., GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49544
    Public Contact: GENE SECOR
    Phone: (248) 526-4783
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: H. B. FULLER CO.
    Latitude: 43.01409
    Longitude: -85.76725
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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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