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Environmental Release Report: JVC MAGNETICS AMERICA CO.
 
 
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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:COBALT COMPOUNDS
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Carcinogens 5 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 246,273 10
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 60,676
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 185,592 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 60,681 5
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 246,273 10
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 246,273 10
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 246,268 5
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 246,268 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 246,273 10
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 246,273 10

    *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 8,850 0 0 0 8,850 144,225 NA
    1989 57,297 0 0 0 57,297 3,000 NA
    1990 471,223 0 0 0 471,223 0 NA
    1991 439,527 0 0 0 439,527 4,172,298 9,461,793
    1992 373,882 0 0 0 373,882 2,734,161 8,303,639
    1993 380,725 0 0 0 380,725 1,004,718 7,404,045
    1994 387,512 0 0 0 387,512 318,206 7,454,109
    1995 405,119 0 0 0 405,119 283,421 8,119,086
    1996 375,070 0 0 0 375,070 315,469 7,591,557
    1997 338,584 0 0 0 338,584 585,636 5,886,311
    1998 415,934 0 0 0 415,934 313,447 6,908,167
    1999 322,600 0 0 0 322,600 454,179 7,365,800
    2000 277,217 0 0 0 277,217 519,037 7,625,322
    2001 170,600 0 0 0 170,600 557,257 10,667,659
    2002 246,273 10 5 0 246,288 388,613 6,599,280
    "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: JVC MAGNETICS AMERICA CO.
    Mailing Address: 1 JVC RD., TUSCALOOSA, AL 35405
    Public Contact: DAVE RODGERS
    Phone: (205) 556-7111
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: JVC AMERICA INC.
    Latitude: 33.17354
    Longitude: -87.4681
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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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