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Environmental Release Report: MERIDIAN AUTOMOTIVE SYS. INC. PLANTS 1 & 7
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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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 Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 14,632
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 14,632
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 14,632
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 14,632
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 14,632
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 14,632
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 14,632

    *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
    1998 16,632 0 0 0 16,632 0 16,632
    1999 21,213 0 0 0 21,213 250 20,622
    2000 11,663 0 0 0 11,663 1,705 13,368
    2001 11,029 0 0 0 11,029 1,562 12,591
    2002 14,632 0 0 0 14,632 3,509 20,108
    "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: MERIDIAN AUTOMOTIVE SYS. INC. PLANTS 1 & 7
    Mailing Address: 3035 3325 32ND ST. S.E., GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49512
    Public Contact: CAROL KOK
    Phone: (616) 949-1250
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: MERIDIAN AUTOMOTIVE SYS. INC.
    Latitude: 42.90541
    Longitude: -85.59196
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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  • Links

    • 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

    Scorecard's report for KENT County on:

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