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Environmental Release Report: MERIDIAN AUTOMOTIVE SYS. INC.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):

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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:M-XYLENE
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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 23,800
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 23,800
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 23,800
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 23,800
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 23,800
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 23,800
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 23,800
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 23,800

    *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 777,300 0 0 0 777,300 321,552 NA
    1989 193,300 0 0 0 193,300 4,550 NA
    1990 169,250 0 0 0 169,250 3,655 NA
    1991 153,582 0 0 0 153,582 303,036 462,653
    1992 171,632 0 0 0 171,632 323,697 504,538
    1993 115,849 0 0 0 115,849 222,040 345,386
    1994 49,420 0 0 0 49,420 41,047 96,384
    1995 88,932 0 0 0 88,932 55,352 154,658
    1996 139,154 0 0 0 139,154 125,715 281,878
    1997 485,678 0 0 0 485,678 1,088,287 909,200
    1998 392,587 0 0 0 392,587 361,142 795,021
    1999 102,259 0 0 0 102,259 33,390 150,516
    2001 14,983 0 0 0 14,983 13,963 28,926
    2002 23,800 0 0 0 23,800 1,950 25,650
    "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.
    Mailing Address: 900 S. 68TH ST., KANSAS CITY, KS 66111
    Public Contact: DIXIE BINGHAM
    Phone: (913) 299-0180
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 39.08247
    Longitude: -94.73556
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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

    Scorecard's report for WYANDOTTE County on:

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