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Environmental Release Report: PARALLAX POWER COMPONENTS L.L.C.
 
 
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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
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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 26,536
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 27,036
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 500
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 26,534
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 502
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 26,536
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 26,536
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 26,536
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 27,034
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 27,034
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 500

    *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 62,433 0 0 0 62,433 259,842 NA
    1989 75,756 0 0 0 75,756 190,810 NA
    1990 79,895 0 0 0 79,895 183,365 NA
    1991 58,181 0 0 0 58,181 207,547 265,728
    1992 76,000 0 0 0 76,000 182,800 484,000
    1993 52,000 0 0 0 52,000 251,110 364,110
    1994 70,500 0 0 0 70,500 299,975 580,475
    1995 67,100 0 0 0 67,100 265,160 527,260
    1996 58,900 0 0 0 58,900 283,923 527,823
    1997 33,742 0 0 0 33,742 640,118 538,801
    1998 58,613 0 0 0 58,613 294,426 545,963
    1999 48,782 0 0 0 48,782 342,981 576,763
    2000 42,567 0 0 0 42,567 21,175 248,742
    2001 33,940 0 0 0 33,940 300,411 519,351
    2002 27,036 0 0 0 27,036 229,580 441,616
    "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: PARALLAX POWER COMPONENTS L.L.C.
    Mailing Address: 1600 SEAVIEW AVE., BRIDGEPORT, CT 06607
    Public Contact: EDWARD LOBO
    Phone: (203) 336-0161
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: PARALLAX POWER COMPONENTS L.L.C.
    Latitude: 41.1846
    Longitude: -73.17076
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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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