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Environmental Release Report: PRATT & WHITNEY
 
 
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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:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:NICKEL
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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 223 4
    Suspected Carcinogens 29 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 223 4
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 223 4
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 252 5
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 252 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 40 2
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 223 4
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 252 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 252 5
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 252 5

    *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 827,524 907 0 0 828,431 1,125,093 NA
    1989 660,042 150 0 0 660,192 709,226 NA
    1990 532,973 92 0 0 533,065 774,346 NA
    1991 302,389 458 0 0 302,847 788,044 1,693,300
    1992 271,739 472 0 0 272,211 875,406 1,479,204
    1993 164,905 750 0 0 165,655 865,205 1,094,146
    1994 24,350 750 0 0 25,100 409,060 467,930
    1995 13,155 179 0 0 13,334 336,830 455,417
    1996 20,215 111 0 0 20,326 280,117 671,767
    1997 8,522 168 0 0 8,690 641,928 766,554
    1998 3,787 34 0 0 3,821 330,917 738,738
    1999 2,243 17 0 0 2,260 273,961 612,225
    2000 2,560 8 0 0 2,568 251,014 543,582
    2001 1,726 6 0 0 1,732 190,521 517,389
    2002 252 5 0 0 257 86,793 87,049
    "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: PRATT & WHITNEY
    Mailing Address: 415 WASHINGTON AVE., NORTH HAVEN, CT 06473
    Public Contact: MARK SULLIVAN
    Phone: (860) 565-4415
    SIC Code: 37 Transportation Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: UNITED TECHS. CORP.
    Latitude: 41.41639
    Longitude: -72.85028
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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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