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Environmental Release Report: BEKAERT 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
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 26 15
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 26 15
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 26 15
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 19,313 63
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 26 15
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 16,949 15
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 16,923
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 26 15
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 26 15
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 19,287 48
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 16,923

    *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 79,900 420 4,125 0 84,445 19,022 NA
    1989 41,150 5,144 40 0 46,334 63,662 NA
    1990 29,520 1,040 795 0 31,355 61,897 NA
    1991 18,960 246 265 0 19,471 981,005 1,419,700
    1992 9,860 255 260 0 10,375 1,025,630 1,561,651
    1993 5,440 170 60 0 5,670 1,110,021 1,586,420
    1994 10,765 202 30 0 10,997 1,294,705 1,946,005
    1995 10,935 238 30 0 11,203 1,284,585 1,879,006
    1996 11,745 183 25 0 11,953 1,268,433 1,646,027
    1997 13,420 130 0 0 13,550 3,811,817 2,527,828
    1998 20,393 201 3 0 20,597 1,770,275 2,392,198
    1999 20,433 144 3 0 20,580 2,060,243 2,683,489
    2000 19,313 98 3 0 19,414 2,037,952 2,687,351
    2001 19,313 67 4 0 19,384 1,900,741 2,505,125
    2002 19,313 63 4 0 19,380 2,149,345 2,807,899
    "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: BEKAERT CORP.
    Mailing Address: 1881BEKAERT DR., VAN BUREN, AR 72956
    Public Contact: DIRK VANDAELE
    Phone: (479) 474-5211
    SIC Code: 34 Fabricated Metal Products
    2002 Parent Company: BEKAERT CORP.
    Latitude: 35.45833
    Longitude: -94.39306
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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

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