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Environmental Release Report: INTERNATIONAL RECTIFIER
 
 
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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
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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 247
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 186
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 61
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 48
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 186
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 109
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 1,075
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 247
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 247
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,165
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,165

    *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 18,960 0 0 0 18,960 30,500 NA
    1989 15,486 0 0 0 15,486 1,187 NA
    1990 16,700 0 0 0 16,700 327,100 NA
    1991 25,199 0 0 0 25,199 371,200 1,056,481
    1992 23,171 0 0 0 23,171 392,947 1,067,007
    1993 1,890 0 0 0 1,890 359,096 1,084,090
    1994 1,425 0 0 0 1,425 480,894 1,766,328
    1995 356 0 0 0 356 463,929 1,432,646
    1996 810 0 0 0 810 664,084 825,137
    1997 92 0 0 0 92 205,020 308,863
    1998 172 0 0 0 172 122,311 234,817
    1999 98 0 0 0 98 84,432 162,408
    2000 98 0 0 0 98 109,551 196,404
    2001 1,920 0 0 0 1,920 105,710 789,484
    2002 1,351 0 0 0 1,351 103,725 574,739
    "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: INTERNATIONAL RECTIFIER
    Mailing Address: 233 KANSAS ST., EL SEGUNDO, CA 90245
    Public Contact: REBECCA MANOLAKIS
    Phone: (310) 726-8291
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 33.9181
    Longitude: -118.3995
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    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
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    • RTK NET report for this facility, which includes its complete Form R report to EPA's Toxics Release Inventory

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