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Environmental Release Report: ENGINEERED POLYMER SOLUTIONS 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:ACRYLIC ACID
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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 4,968
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 3,918
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 3,918
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,629
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 6,924
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,629
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,918
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 7,257
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 3,918
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 10,263
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 10,263

    *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
    1995 1,275 0 0 0 1,275 40,500 41,523
    1996 5,501 0 0 0 5,501 28,131 39,667
    1997 34,193 0 0 0 34,193 18,700 46,276
    1998 34,596 0 0 0 34,596 22,405 56,258
    1999 21,267 0 0 0 21,267 34,954 47,687
    2000 192,069 0 0 0 192,069 3,325 192,509
    2001 10,610 0 0 0 10,610 18,440 25,081
    2002 10,263 0 0 0 10,263 32,442 41,918
    "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: ENGINEERED POLYMER SOLUTIONS INC.
    Mailing Address: 1400 N. STATE ST., MARENGO, IL 60152
    Public Contact: DENISE FUSSY
    Phone: (612) 375-7752
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: VALSPAR CORP.
    Latitude: 42.26244
    Longitude: -88.60841
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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 MCHENRY County on:

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