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Environmental Release Report: LESAFFRE YEAST CORP.
 
 
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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:ACETALDEHYDE
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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 64,712 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 10
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 64,712 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 64,722 26
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 64,712 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 6,681 750
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 71,393 755
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 6,681 750
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 71,403 776
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 71,393 755

    *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 181,250 0 0 0 181,250 328,790 NA
    1989 181,250 0 0 0 181,250 350,907 NA
    1990 128,500 0 0 0 128,500 700,810 NA
    1991 89,070 0 0 0 89,070 792,400 887,580
    1992 75,770 0 0 0 75,770 592,400 668,340
    1993 79,870 0 0 0 79,870 653,100 732,840
    1994 85,860 5 0 0 85,865 86,770 172,490
    1995 58,830 9,105 0 0 67,935 490,755 559,561
    1996 18,651 7,158 0 0 25,809 458,450 489,991
    1997 58,590 10,106 1 0 68,697 480,802 730,371
    1998 95,810 11,423 32 0 107,265 254,431 390,252
    1999 101,010 8,201 33 0 109,244 303,290 411,890
    2000 119,123 2,888 38 0 122,049 342,992 465,320
    2001 119,205 912 31 0 120,148 193,417 313,647
    2002 71,413 776 25 0 72,214 205,195 276,761
    "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: LESAFFRE YEAST CORP.
    Mailing Address: 2702 W. GREVES ST., MILWAUKEE, WI 53208
    Public Contact: CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS
    Phone: (414) 615-4034
    SIC Code: 20 Food And Kindred Products
    2002 Parent Company: LESAFFRE YEAST CORP.
    Latitude: 43.03428
    Longitude: -87.94783
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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

    Scorecard's report for MILWAUKEE County on:

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