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Environmental Release Report: FLEXICON 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
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:TOLUENE
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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 3,613
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 3,613
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 7,709
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,613
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 11,322
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 11,322
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 11,322
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 3,613
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 11,322
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 11,322

    *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
    1989 14,600 0 0 0 14,600 0 NA
    1990 22,800 0 0 0 22,800 0 NA
    1991 31,844 0 0 0 31,844 38,158 70,444
    1992 37,800 0 0 0 37,800 19,000 56,800
    1993 32,900 0 0 0 32,900 12,500 45,100
    1994 37,600 0 0 0 37,600 25,800 64,700
    1995 25,150 0 0 0 25,150 66,200 91,900
    1996 20,423 0 0 0 20,423 68,000 89,400
    1997 22,500 0 0 0 22,500 106,400 76,800
    1998 7,176 0 0 0 7,176 15,511 22,687
    1999 16,092 0 0 0 16,092 38,057 54,149
    2000 12,728 0 0 0 12,728 27,583 40,311
    2001 17,200 0 0 0 17,200 36,992 54,192
    2002 11,322 0 0 0 11,322 24,904 149,446
    "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: FLEXICON INC.
    Mailing Address: 165 CHICAGO ST., CARY, IL 60013
    Public Contact: JEFF UHRIG
    Phone: (847) 639-3530
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 42.20221
    Longitude: -88.233
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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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