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Environmental Release Report: PROTO ENG. 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:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER 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
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 6
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 5

    *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 0 0 0 0 0 1,278 NA
    1989 10 0 0 0 10 34,592 NA
    1990 5 0 0 0 5 7,619 NA
    1991 5 0 0 0 5 19,802 46,307
    1992 8,397 0 0 0 8,397 22,340 86,165
    1993 12,000 0 0 0 12,000 30,962 93,820
    1994 13,150 0 0 0 13,150 91,317 105,517
    1995 4,269 0 0 0 4,269 399,088 109,271
    1996 6,645 1 0 0 6,646 81,518 88,898
    1997 0 1 0 0 1 102,129 51,066
    1998 0 2 0 0 2 46,216 46,219
    1999 0 1 0 0 1 54,615 70,208
    2000 0 1 0 0 1 69,006 80,865
    2001 0 3 0 0 3 21,427 21,429
    2002 0 6 0 0 6 14,963 14,956
    "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: PROTO ENG. CORP.
    Mailing Address: 183 COMMERCIAL ST., SUNNYVALE, CA 94086
    Public Contact: GLYNN SHAW
    Phone: (408) 738-0693
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 37.37651
    Longitude: -122.00759
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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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