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Environmental Release Report: ENGINEERED POLYMER SOLUTIONS INC. (DBA VALSPAR COATINGS)
 
 
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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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 500
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 16,910
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 10,592
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 9,536
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 500
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 11,092
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 20,128
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 20,133
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 20,388
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 16,650
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 20,388
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 19,633

    *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 45,411 0 0 0 45,411 0 NA
    1989 66,823 0 0 0 66,823 0 NA
    1990 77,951 0 0 0 77,951 0 NA
    1991 34,250 0 0 0 34,250 530,400 564,930
    1992 25,550 0 0 0 25,550 205,990 232,030
    1993 22,150 5 0 0 22,155 79,400 102,383
    1994 27,190 5 0 0 27,195 42,499 69,948
    1995 18,150 0 0 0 18,150 27,200 44,464
    1996 15,600 0 0 0 15,600 50,700 66,920
    1997 18,150 250 0 0 18,400 158,800 97,117
    1998 19,910 0 0 0 19,910 373,757 393,671
    1999 18,498 0 0 0 18,498 125,393 143,892
    2000 22,665 0 0 0 22,665 125,574 163,400
    2001 17,070 0 0 0 17,070 224,186 272,424
    2002 20,388 0 0 0 20,388 47,220 100,853
    "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. (DBA VALSPAR COATINGS)
    Mailing Address: 901 W. UNION ST., MONTEBELLO, CA 90640
    Public Contact: DENISE FUSSY
    Phone: (612) 375-7752
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: VALSPAR CORP.
    Latitude: 33.98079
    Longitude: -118.12502
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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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