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Environmental Release Report: MICROCHIP TECH. INC.
 
 
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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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    *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 Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,029
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 2,029
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,029
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 2,029
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,029
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2,029
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 2,029
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2,029

    *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
    1997 13 0 0 0 13 14,456 24,498
    1998 1,370 0 0 0 1,370 11,845 46,016
    1999 750 0 0 0 750 250 20,743
    2000 2,111 0 0 0 2,111 1,002 46,151
    2001 1,987 0 0 0 1,987 792 39,022
    2002 2,029 0 0 0 2,029 1,196 39,141
    "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: MICROCHIP TECH. INC.
    Mailing Address: 1200 S. 52ND ST., TEMPE, AZ 85281
    Public Contact: ROBERT J. LLOYD
    Phone: (480) 792-7430
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 33.41639
    Longitude: -111.96894
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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 MARICOPA County on:

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