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Environmental Release Report: STEELCASE INC. KENTWOOD COMPLEX
 
 
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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 56
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 12,056
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 10,456
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,600
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 56
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 5,856
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 12,056
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 5,856
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 12,056
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 56
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 12,000
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 5,908
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5,856

    *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 473,838 250 250 0 474,338 159,051 NA
    1989 430,248 250 0 0 430,498 55,585 NA
    1990 428,631 250 0 0 428,881 37,597 NA
    1991 711,988 0 0 0 711,988 304,161 1,098,080
    1992 653,925 0 0 0 653,925 278,802 1,098,148
    1993 809,096 0 0 0 809,096 1,348,597 2,325,210
    1994 579,061 0 0 0 579,061 1,683,486 2,499,047
    1995 393,007 0 0 0 393,007 1,745,785 3,358,587
    1996 358,914 0 0 0 358,914 2,460,695 4,458,956
    1997 205,861 0 0 0 205,861 4,708,368 2,648,007
    1998 216,420 0 0 0 216,420 1,634,962 1,912,433
    1999 66,230 0 0 0 66,230 1,424,610 1,523,241
    2000 138,600 0 0 0 138,600 500,450 719,770
    2001 16,425 0 0 0 16,425 78,160 120,525
    2002 12,108 0 0 0 12,108 23,827 95,126
    "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. KENTWOOD COMPLEX
    Mailing Address: 4380 52ND ST. S.E., KENTWOOD, MI 49512
    Public Contact: WILLIAM BULKOWSKI
    Phone: (616) 246-9105
    SIC Code: 25 Furniture And Fixtures
    2002 Parent Company: STEELCASE INC.
    Latitude: 42.86918
    Longitude: -85.56337
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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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