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Environmental Release Report: SONY MAGNETIC PRODS. INC. OF AMERICA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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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
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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 2,980
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 453,008 250
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 104,350
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 348,658 250
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 107,330
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 453,008 250
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 453,008 250
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 453,008 250
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 453,008 250
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 453,008 250
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 453,008 250

    *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 1,400,424 0 0 0 1,400,424 137,928 NA
    1989 1,573,180 0 0 0 1,573,180 222,277 NA
    1990 1,421,844 0 0 0 1,421,844 367,578 NA
    1991 1,103,778 0 0 0 1,103,778 469,167 10,907,174
    1992 1,059,596 0 0 0 1,059,596 521,385 11,490,705
    1993 750,635 29 0 0 750,664 428,527 8,883,227
    1994 845,194 255 0 0 845,449 734,094 11,401,517
    1995 592,621 3,905 0 0 596,526 694,738 11,700,822
    1996 744,204 1,000 0 0 745,204 654,690 13,320,177
    1997 779,760 125 0 0 779,885 1,192,670 14,868,036
    1998 751,980 250 0 0 752,230 381,020 13,895,410
    1999 501,889 250 0 0 502,139 388,413 12,783,410
    2000 473,680 250 0 0 473,930 433,640 14,615,327
    2001 364,920 250 0 0 365,170 431,904 13,672,550
    2002 453,008 250 0 0 453,258 354,356 13,315,022
    "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: SONY MAGNETIC PRODS. INC. OF AMERICA
    Mailing Address: 4275 W. MAIN ST., DOTHAN, AL 36305
    Public Contact: BARRY SINGLETARY
    Phone: (334) 793-7655
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 31.23497
    Longitude: -85.45833
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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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