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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*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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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:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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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 Carcinogens 1,000
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 4,159
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 2,750
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,505
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,505
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,755
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 4,159
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 4,409
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2,505
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,404
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,659

    *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 5,680 0 0 0 5,680 0 NA
    1989 22,300 0 0 0 22,300 0 NA
    1990 27,675 0 0 0 27,675 0 NA
    1991 24,160 0 0 0 24,160 240,914 241,100
    1992 12,650 0 0 0 12,650 138,100 138,100
    1993 5,560 0 0 0 5,560 16,370 21,051
    1994 2,310 0 0 0 2,310 10,417 11,823
    1995 2,310 0 0 0 2,310 2,500 4,453
    1996 2,406 0 0 0 2,406 18,000 20,285
    1997 2,063 0 0 0 2,063 41,430 23,036
    1998 2,043 0 0 0 2,043 2,566 4,995
    1999 1,063 0 0 0 1,063 250 1,375
    2000 1,931 0 0 0 1,931 256 2,314
    2001 4,388 0 0 0 4,388 21,648 228,215
    2002 4,409 0 0 0 4,409 22,592 278,613
    "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: 31500 HAYMAN ST., HAYWARD, CA 94544
    Public Contact: DENISE FUSSY
    Phone: (612) 375-7752
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: VALSPAR CORP.
    Latitude: 37.61278
    Longitude: -122.04479
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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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