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Environmental Release Report: NORTHROP GRUMMAN SPACE TECH.
 
 
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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:1,2,4-TRICHLOROBENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:1,2,4-TRICHLOROBENZENE
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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 Carcinogens 1,053
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,561
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 883
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 3,141
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,971
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,088
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 4,024
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,561
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 2,088
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2,088

    *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 202,139 0 0 0 202,139 5,765 NA
    1989 268,668 0 0 0 268,668 11,033 NA
    1990 126,336 0 0 0 126,336 1,044 NA
    1991 107,662 0 0 0 107,662 51,491 199,097
    1992 83,778 0 0 0 83,778 28,452 132,163
    1993 72,411 0 0 0 72,411 17,095 96,061
    1994 0 0 0 0 0 1,457 11,760
    1995 7,569 0 0 0 7,569 3,411 10,730
    1996 15,788 0 0 0 15,788 12,504 36,210
    1997 19,841 0 0 0 19,841 94,555 90,850
    1998 18,091 0 0 0 18,091 90,979 108,805
    1999 10,708 0 0 0 10,708 45,224 151,375
    2000 9,167 0 0 0 9,167 97,931 198,004
    2001 3,053 0 0 0 3,053 59,960 93,536
    2002 4,024 0 0 0 4,024 60,968 105,232
    "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: NORTHROP GRUMMAN SPACE TECH.
    Mailing Address: 3001 AVIATION BLVD., MANHATTAN BEACH, CA 90278
    Public Contact: CARLEEN R. BESTE
    Phone: (310) 812-4706
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: NORTHROP GRUMMAN CORP.
    Latitude: 33.88163
    Longitude: -118.37786
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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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