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Environmental Release Report: PLASTIC PLATE INC. BROCKTON 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
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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 510
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 10
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 10
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 510
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 10
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 510
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 510
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 10
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 500
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 510
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 510

    *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 146,000 0 0 0 146,000 112,150 NA
    1989 163,500 0 0 0 163,500 53,000 NA
    1990 104,520 0 0 0 104,520 31,315 NA
    1991 72,710 0 0 0 72,710 189,960 408,700
    1992 54,210 0 0 0 54,210 74,405 354,210
    1993 28,234 0 0 0 28,234 52,847 179,626
    1994 117,640 0 0 0 117,640 146,964 328,144
    1995 2,020 0 0 0 2,020 53,285 230,005
    1996 1,520 0 0 0 1,520 61,856 163,882
    1997 1,020 0 0 0 1,020 74,205 62,966
    1998 1,500 0 0 0 1,500 9,376 21,628
    1999 2,000 0 0 0 2,000 34,112 47,162
    2000 2,010 0 0 0 2,010 39,319 55,551
    2001 2,568 0 0 0 2,568 21,282 29,795
    2002 510 0 0 0 510 12,375 13,199
    "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. BROCKTON PLANT
    Mailing Address: 4240 BROCKTON CT. 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: 42.88501
    Longitude: -85.56029
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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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