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Environmental Release Report: CTS WIRELESS COMPONENTS INC.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    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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    *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 COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    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 10
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 10
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 10
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 10
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 10
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 10
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 10
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 255

    *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 148,550 0 0 0 148,550 80,900 NA
    1989 143,707 0 0 0 143,707 66,216 NA
    1990 91,620 0 0 0 91,620 87,675 NA
    1991 39,624 0 0 0 39,624 76,770 119,620
    1992 13,230 0 0 0 13,230 60,615 76,005
    1993 5,379 0 0 0 5,379 118,624 123,360
    1994 18,190 0 0 0 18,190 185,435 203,760
    1995 15,170 0 0 0 15,170 128,846 168,160
    1996 17,330 0 0 0 17,330 116,500 154,500
    1997 14,994 0 0 0 14,994 261,171 141,145
    1998 20,730 0 0 0 20,730 112,369 121,860
    1999 160 0 0 0 160 58,396 64,191
    2000 155 0 0 0 155 17,050 16,700
    2001 10 0 0 0 10 9,703 9,700
    2002 265 0 0 0 265 3,010 4,075
    "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: CTS WIRELESS COMPONENTS INC.
    Mailing Address: 4800 ALAMEDA BLVD. N.E., ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87113
    Public Contact: GEORGE NEWHART
    Phone: (574) 293-7511
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: CTS CORP.
    Latitude: 35.18439
    Longitude: -106.58589
    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 BERNALILLO County on:

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