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Environmental Release Report: PLASTIC PLATE INC. RALEIGH PLANT
 
 
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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:XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)
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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 1,000
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,000
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 500
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,000
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,000
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,000
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,000
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,000

    *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 735,000 0 0 0 735,000 0 NA
    1989 756,100 0 0 0 756,100 0 NA
    1990 694,535 0 0 0 694,535 0 NA
    1991 668,000 0 0 0 668,000 107,400 106,900
    1992 434,300 0 0 0 434,300 32,100 491,800
    1993 309,500 0 0 0 309,500 18,400 522,300
    1994 181,750 0 0 0 181,750 133,800 725,845
    1995 159,790 0 0 0 159,790 67,315 428,510
    1996 110,612 0 0 0 110,612 87,215 313,854
    1997 46,302 0 0 0 46,302 107,730 200,361
    1998 5,311 0 0 0 5,311 23,322 60,727
    1999 2,887 0 0 0 2,887 15,297 57,131
    2000 4,472 0 0 0 4,472 8,339 38,039
    2001 7,849 0 0 0 7,849 5,837 43,275
    2002 1,000 0 0 0 1,000 6,057 26,055
    "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: PLASTIC PLATE INC. RALEIGH PLANT
    Mailing Address: 3500 RALEIGH S.E., KENTWOOD, MI 49512
    Public Contact: A. J. PONSTEIN
    Phone: (616) 554-7188
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: LACKS ENTERPRISES INC.
    Latitude: 42.89975
    Longitude: -85.5348
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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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