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Environmental Release Report: STEELCASE INC.
 
 
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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 18,280
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 76,280
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 80
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 54,900
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 18,280
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 36,780
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 54,980
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 54,985
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 76,285
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 80
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 54,905
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 76,325
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 54,980

    *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 1,769,595 1,350 250 0 1,771,195 437,377 NA
    1989 1,597,017 1,350 0 0 1,598,367 219,104 NA
    1990 1,284,498 1,350 0 0 1,285,848 161,421 NA
    1991 1,288,158 0 0 0 1,288,158 1,096,126 3,620,569
    1992 1,052,537 0 0 0 1,052,537 1,603,269 3,554,640
    1993 1,321,283 0 0 0 1,321,283 2,826,748 5,150,433
    1994 2,009,292 0 0 0 2,009,292 1,704,629 4,639,296
    1995 1,133,192 0 0 0 1,133,192 2,372,559 8,037,891
    1996 1,254,830 0 0 0 1,254,830 2,139,667 8,452,708
    1997 1,151,750 0 0 0 1,151,750 3,833,160 5,483,425
    1998 1,124,049 0 0 0 1,124,049 986,104 5,108,464
    1999 456,846 0 0 0 456,846 1,068,620 4,432,665
    2000 308,960 0 0 0 308,960 1,439,200 3,138,862
    2001 243,460 0 0 0 243,460 1,104,855 1,402,145
    2002 76,325 0 0 0 76,325 82,685 532,745
    "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: STEELCASE INC.
    Mailing Address: 1120 36TH ST. S.E., GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49548
    Public Contact: WILLIAM BULKOWSKI
    Phone: (616) 246-9105
    SIC Code: 25 Furniture And Fixtures
    2002 Parent Company: STEELCASE INC.
    Latitude: 42.88408
    Longitude: -85.64414
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
    • 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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