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Environmental Release Report: PHO-TRONICS
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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    Rank facilities in WISCONSIN or in MILWAUKEE County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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:LEAD
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
    List chemicals contributing to noncancer risk

    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
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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
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 12
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 12
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2

    *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 500 0 0 0 500 85,583 NA
    1989 500 0 0 0 500 72,718 NA
    1990 500 0 0 0 500 47,703 NA
    1991 1,000 0 0 0 1,000 166,703 91,140
    1992 500 0 0 0 500 62,902 29,010
    1993 500 0 0 0 500 93,006 63,995
    1994 500 0 0 0 500 108,612 65,234
    1995 500 0 0 0 500 122,403 49,354
    1996 500 0 0 0 500 74,550 76,000
    1997 255 0 0 0 255 33,270 16,830
    1998 255 0 0 0 255 18,550 17,900
    1999 255 0 0 0 255 10,755 10,400
    2001 255 0 0 0 255 47,630 47,770
    2002 12 0 0 0 12 15,081 15,087
    "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: PHO-TRONICS
    Mailing Address: 8701 W. BRADLEY RD., MILWAUKEE, WI 53223
    Public Contact: FOSTER JOHNSTON
    Phone: (414) 355-5300
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 43.16312
    Longitude: -88.01897
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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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