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Environmental Release Report: BENTELER AUTOMOTIVE CORP.
 
 
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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:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:CHROMIUM
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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 Carcinogens 3
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 3
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 5
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3

    *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
    1991 10 0 0 0 10 165,410 165,013
    1992 10 0 0 0 10 63,212 62,726
    1993 750 0 0 0 750 201,599 201,828
    1994 1,316 0 0 0 1,316 366,805 367,534
    1995 1,302 0 0 0 1,302 304,090 304,856
    1996 1,471 0 0 0 1,471 148,868 207,055
    1997 1,467 0 0 0 1,467 1,016,605 509,764
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 306,060 306,060
    1999 210 0 0 0 210 401,602 401,602
    2000 294 0 0 0 294 309,868 329,519
    2001 66 0 0 0 66 247,801 247,871
    2002 5 0 0 0 5 220,513 220,517
    "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: BENTELER AUTOMOTIVE CORP.
    Mailing Address: 3721 HAGEN DR. S.E., GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49548
    Public Contact: JIM KERSCHEN
    Phone: (616) 246-5468
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 42.8959
    Longitude: -85.65726
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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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