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Environmental Release Report: TYCO ELECTRONICS CORP.
 
 
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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
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:ANTIMONY 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)
    Suspected Carcinogens 46 180
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 30
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 24 300
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 40 480
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 16 180

    *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 167,283 0 0 0 167,283 165,095 NA
    1989 93,176 0 0 0 93,176 48,505 NA
    1990 47,418 0 0 0 47,418 134,401 NA
    1991 47,740 0 0 0 47,740 115,500 74,940
    1992 47,171 0 0 0 47,171 143,653 348,884
    1993 37,646 10 0 0 37,656 313,568 493,841
    1994 31,460 0 0 0 31,460 318,596 496,340
    1995 33,716 0 0 0 33,716 323,594 579,266
    1996 18,363 0 0 0 18,363 265,903 531,714
    1997 33,502 0 0 0 33,502 680,116 566,945
    1998 17,683 0 0 0 17,683 194,251 248,360
    1999 13,650 500 0 0 14,150 208,280 223,100
    2000 750 500 0 0 1,250 235,211 240,683
    2001 1,250 500 0 0 1,750 139,583 142,714
    2002 70 480 0 0 550 29,302 29,671
    "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: TYCO ELECTRONICS CORP.
    Mailing Address: 300 CONSTITUTION DR. MS R38/1A, MENLO PARK, CA 94025
    Public Contact: ADAM GROVER
    Phone: (650) 361-3318
    SIC Code: 30 Rubber And Misc. Plastics Products
    2002 Parent Company: TYCO ELECTRONICS CORP.
    Latitude: 37.48071
    Longitude: -122.1526
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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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