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Environmental Release Report: EXIDE TECHS.
 
 
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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):
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    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:ARSENIC
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 1,208
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,708
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,208
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants .002
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,208
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,208
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,208
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,708
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,198
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 510
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 510
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 510

    *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 61,083 0 0 0 61,083 924,950 NA
    1989 59,175 0 0 0 59,175 1,053,750 NA
    1990 59,860 0 0 0 59,860 1,051,755 NA
    1991 4,181 0 0 0 4,181 843,071 48,512,915
    1992 1,281 0 0 0 1,281 865,822 6,701,475
    1993 1,282 0 0 0 1,282 1,788,058 14,813,637
    1994 6,841 0 0 0 6,841 825,530 2,380,530
    1995 3,361 0 0 0 3,361 849,766 40,466,958
    1996 3,111 0 0 0 3,111 906,833 898,220
    1997 3,488 0 0 0 3,488 1,849,389 932,900
    1998 3,365 0 0 0 3,365 208,370 212,700
    1999 885 0 0 0 885 1,112,041 1,110,000
    2000 885 0 0 0 885 1,717,949 14,721,901
    2001 1,012 0 0 0 1,012 155,566 11,169,758
    2002 1,708 0 0 0 1,708 1,419,194 12,426,296
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 .71 0 0 0 .71 0 .71
    2001 .71 0 0 0 .71 0 .71
    2002 .71 0 0 0 .71 0 .71
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: EXIDE TECHS.
    Mailing Address: 2700 S. INDIANA ST. P.O. BOX 23957, LOS ANGELES, CA 90023
    Public Contact: THOMAS M. WIDEMAN
    Phone: (323) 262-1101
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: EXIDE TECHS.
    Latitude: 34.00594
    Longitude: -118.1923
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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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