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Environmental Release Report: CHANNEL INDS. INC.
 
 
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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
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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 12
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 12
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 12
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 12
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 12
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 12
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 12
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 12
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 10

    *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 16,500 0 0 0 16,500 5,600 NA
    1989 14,000 0 0 0 14,000 43,300 NA
    1990 12,000 0 0 0 12,000 0 NA
    1991 10,800 0 0 0 10,800 13,499 44,300
    1992 8,500 0 0 0 8,500 18,200 25,600
    1993 1,000 0 0 0 1,000 18,100 18,400
    1994 1,000 0 0 0 1,000 45,500 46,150
    1995 1,000 0 0 0 1,000 19,000 19,150
    1996 1,000 0 0 0 1,000 18,000 18,150
    1997 786 0 0 0 786 36,000 18,150
    1998 20 0 0 0 20 37,300 37,450
    1999 20 0 0 0 20 32,500 36,215
    2000 20 0 0 0 20 0 15
    2001 20 0 0 0 20 28,200 28,215
    2002 22 0 0 0 22 14,445 14,460
    "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: CHANNEL INDS. INC.
    Mailing Address: 839 WARD DR., SANTA BARBARA, CA 93111
    Public Contact: JOHN PRIZLER
    Phone: (805) 967-0171
    SIC Code: 38 Instruments And Related Products
    2002 Parent Company: CHANNEL TECHS. INC.
    Latitude: 34.42859
    Longitude: -119.82066
    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

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