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Environmental Release Report: SAINT-GOBAIN VETROTEX AMERICA 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:MERCURY COMPOUNDS
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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 88
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 29,301
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 88
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 54,393
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 54,393
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 54,393
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 54,481
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 29,213
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 54,393
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 25,180

    *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 0 0 0 0 0 350,500 NA
    1989 0 0 0 0 0 44,500 NA
    1990 6,088 0 0 0 6,088 33,002 NA
    1991 52,508 0 35,000 0 87,508 36,100 153,225
    1992 104,500 0 0 0 104,500 50,500 249,680
    1993 143,000 0 0 0 143,000 66,929 282,529
    1994 164,000 0 0 0 164,000 1,000 255,076
    1995 168,010 0 0 0 168,010 73,298 240,842
    1996 273,591 0 0 0 273,591 161,242 436,721
    1997 186,154 0 1,247 0 187,401 136,372 355,315
    1998 88,673 0 0 0 88,673 96,729 287,370
    1999 139,550 0 0 0 139,550 127,032 266,582
    2000 158,325 0 0 0 158,325 147,718 306,043
    2001 105,975 0 0 0 105,975 250,767 356,742
    2002 54,481 0 1,124 0 55,605 48,530 104,146
    "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: SAINT-GOBAIN VETROTEX AMERICA INC.
    Mailing Address: 4515 ALLENDALE RD., WICHITA FALLS, TX 76310
    Public Contact: JEANNA BERRY
    Phone: (940) 691-0020
    SIC Code: 32 Stone, Clay, And Glass Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 33.86649
    Longitude: -98.59612
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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 WICHITA County on:

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