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Environmental Release Report: CERTAINTEED CORP.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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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:FORMALDEHYDE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 62,325
    Suspected Carcinogens 3
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 35,260
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 10
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 35,250
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 62,328
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 35,263
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 118,578
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 118,575
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 10
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 118,568
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 118,578
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 118,578

    *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 72,814 0 0 0 72,814 1,929 NA
    1989 72,814 0 0 0 72,814 3,638 NA
    1990 97,618 0 0 0 97,618 38,308 NA
    1991 62,478 0 0 0 62,478 992 76,691
    1992 62,478 0 0 0 62,478 903 76,691
    1993 62,478 0 0 0 62,478 826 106,264
    1994 62,478 0 0 0 62,478 778 1,310,378
    1995 62,478 0 0 0 62,478 790 1,682,705
    1996 56,473 0 0 0 56,473 153,230 302,335
    1997 55,848 0 0 0 55,848 4,000 153,775
    1998 104,288 0 0 0 104,288 42,535 197,925
    1999 100,760 0 0 0 100,760 2,750 198,025
    2000 97,328 0 0 0 97,328 1,750 208,475
    2001 110,264 0 0 0 110,264 1,750 208,476
    2002 118,578 0 1,500 0 120,078 2,250 200,076
    "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: CERTAINTEED CORP.
    Mailing Address: 17775 AVE. 23 1/2, CHOWCHILLA, CA 93610
    Public Contact: JEFFREY T. CURTIN
    Phone: (559) 665-4831
    SIC Code: 32 Stone, Clay, And Glass Products
    2002 Parent Company: COMPAGNIE DE SAINT-GOBAIN
    Latitude: 37.09323
    Longitude: -120.224
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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

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