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Environmental Release Report: TEXAS INSTRUMENTS TUCSON
 
 
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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:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:

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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 1,652
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,402
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 250
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,402
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 250
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 250
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,652
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,652
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 250
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 250

    *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 68,503 0 0 0 68,503 0 NA
    1989 57,167 0 0 0 57,167 0 NA
    1990 44,702 0 0 0 44,702 0 NA
    1991 32,050 0 0 0 32,050 27,200 501,400
    1992 18,360 0 0 0 18,360 6,600 237,265
    1993 9,515 0 0 0 9,515 6,300 281,970
    1994 15 0 0 0 15 0 95,950
    1995 850 0 0 0 850 12,800 98,155
    1996 490 0 0 0 490 17,900 102,795
    1997 1,050 0 0 0 1,050 55,880 113,405
    1998 845 0 0 0 845 33,960 95,790
    1999 2,070 0 0 0 2,070 31,430 66,710
    2000 2,860 0 0 0 2,860 31,640 73,690
    2001 2,640 0 35 0 2,675 27,349 62,554
    2002 1,652 0 9 0 1,661 15,402 34,575
    "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: TEXAS INSTRUMENTS TUCSON
    Mailing Address: 6730 S. TUCSON BLVD., TUCSON, AZ 85706
    Public Contact: MATTHEW BRUNKOW
    Phone: (520) 746-7363
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: TEXAS INSTRUMENTS
    Latitude: 32.12956
    Longitude: -110.9336
    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 PIMA County on:

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