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Environmental Release Report: SONY SEMICONDUCTOR SAN ANTONIO
 
 
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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:HYDROCHLORIC ACID
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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 1,104 5
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,104 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,753
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 5,439 5
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 2,857 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 3,686 5
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 3,686 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 8,090 10
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 8,090 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 40,782 0 0 0 40,782 365 NA
    1989 35,690 0 0 0 35,690 246 NA
    1990 25,627 0 0 0 25,627 26,005 NA
    1991 26,470 0 0 0 26,470 45,985 1,267,096
    1992 46,745 0 0 0 46,745 57,220 1,686,244
    1993 33,740 0 0 0 33,740 46,725 1,702,779
    1994 2,020 0 0 0 2,020 265 423,125
    1995 1,775 5 0 0 1,780 24,315 476,479
    1996 6,190 10 0 0 6,200 91,020 389,968
    1997 7,330 10 0 0 7,340 72,520 383,345
    1998 5,270 10 0 0 5,280 31,770 250,185
    1999 7,785 10 0 0 7,795 63,365 250,914
    2000 15,430 10 0 0 15,440 91,815 344,604
    2001 9,200 10 0 0 9,210 104,885 325,930
    2002 8,090 10 0 0 8,100 114,030 337,170
    "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 SEMICONDUCTOR SAN ANTONIO
    Mailing Address: 1 SONY PL., SAN ANTONIO, TX 78245
    Public Contact: JESSE GONZALES
    Phone: (210) 647-6418
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: SONY CORP. OF AMERICA
    Latitude: 29.44493
    Longitude: -98.64236
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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

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