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Environmental Release Report: RAYOVAC CORP.
 
 
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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:MERCURY
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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 Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants .179
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .179
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants .179
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 5
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants .179
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants .179
    Suspected Neurotoxicants .179
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants .179
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 5
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants .179

    *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 148,635 0 0 0 148,635 0 NA
    1989 22,866 0 0 0 22,866 119,475 NA
    1990 52,841 0 0 0 52,841 3,192 NA
    1991 51,605 0 0 0 51,605 115,322 170,002
    1992 17,150 0 0 0 17,150 111,372 128,520
    1993 19,223 0 0 0 19,223 94,344 113,695
    1994 4,028 0 0 0 4,028 38,585 42,610
    1995 125 0 0 0 125 684 916
    1996 125 0 0 0 125 14,780 23,545
    1997 126 0 0 0 126 15,918 8,147
    1998 114 0 0 0 114 10,478 10,591
    1999 337 0 0 0 337 22,352 22,427
    2000 5 0 0 0 5 5,769 5,769
    2001 5 0 0 0 5 13,044 13,044
    2002 5 0 0 0 5 0 5,713
    "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: RAYOVAC CORP.
    Mailing Address: 2851 PORTAGE RD., PORTAGE, WI 53901
    Public Contact: JEFF SCHMOEGER
    Phone: (608) 742-5373
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 43.56251
    Longitude: -89.48646
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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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