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Environmental Release Report: BERG LACQUER CO.
 
 
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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 Carcinogens 4
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 106
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 54
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 55
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 4
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 71
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 109
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 109
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 109
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 106
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 109
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 109

    *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 30,071 0 0 0 30,071 376,514 NA
    1989 30,469 0 0 0 30,469 382,646 NA
    1990 1,815 0 0 0 1,815 0 NA
    1991 825 0 0 0 825 221,000 876,936
    1992 550 0 0 0 550 204,000 825,204
    1993 1,775 0 0 0 1,775 1,581,620 1,619,606
    1994 785 0 0 0 785 723,623 920,750
    1995 1,040 0 0 0 1,040 1,070,887 1,163,185
    1996 545 0 0 0 545 708,180 1,217,531
    1997 255 0 0 0 255 1,185,972 713,943
    1998 113 0 0 0 113 1,781,856 2,046,384
    1999 133 0 0 0 133 2,049,827 2,334,517
    2000 108 0 0 0 108 1,597,137 1,856,457
    2001 1,521 0 0 0 1,521 3,763,889 4,013,326
    2002 109 0 0 0 109 1,126,937 1,425,401
    "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: BERG LACQUER CO.
    Mailing Address: 3150 E. PICO BLVD., LOS ANGELES, CA 90023
    Public Contact: ARMANDO ERAZO
    Phone: (323) 261-8114
    SIC Code: 73 Business Services
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 34.01743
    Longitude: -118.2117
    This facility has posted a comment on the information presented in Scorecard.
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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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