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Environmental Release Report: WORTHEN COATED FABRICS
 
 
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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 36,112
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 34,509
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,603
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 36,112
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 36,112
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 36,112
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 36,112
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 36,112
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 36,112
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 36,112

    *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 254,249 0 0 0 254,249 3,839 NA
    1989 264,356 0 0 0 264,356 5,799 NA
    1990 290,840 0 0 0 290,840 5,031 NA
    1991 324,152 0 0 0 324,152 8,445 324,152
    1992 166,462 0 0 0 166,462 10,736 177,198
    1993 30,668 0 0 0 30,668 10,460 41,128
    1994 30,725 0 0 0 30,725 9,910 40,635
    1996 43,109 0 0 0 43,109 8,101 50,947
    1997 58,233 0 0 0 58,233 13,122 64,794
    1998 55,875 0 0 0 55,875 4,686 60,561
    1999 53,777 0 0 0 53,777 7,590 541,690
    2000 24,851 0 0 0 24,851 8,266 533,999
    2001 17,482 0 0 0 17,482 5,223 358,025
    2002 36,112 0 0 0 36,112 4,983 355,266
    "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: WORTHEN COATED FABRICS
    Mailing Address: 524 BUTTERWORTH S.W., GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49504
    Public Contact: CHRISTOPHER MEADER
    Phone: (616) 785-9780
    SIC Code: 22 Textile Mill Products
    2002 Parent Company: WORTHEN INDS. INC.
    Latitude: 42.9602
    Longitude: -85.68199
    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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