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Environmental Release Report: WAUKESHA ELECTRIC SYS. 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
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER
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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 250
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 250
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 250
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 250
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 250
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 250

    *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
    1997 250 0 0 0 250 0 220,030
    1998 250 0 0 0 250 0 237,024
    2000 250 0 0 0 250 103,509 103,528
    2001 250 0 0 0 250 100,005 104,024
    2002 250 0 0 0 250 80,005 80,024
    "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: WAUKESHA ELECTRIC SYS. INC.
    Mailing Address: 1200 PIPER DR., MILPITAS, CA 95035
    Public Contact: ALBERT C. SWENTON
    Phone: (262) 547-0121
    SIC Code: 36 Electronic & Other Electric Equipment
    2002 Parent Company: SPX CORP.
    Latitude: 37.411222
    Longitude: -121.890459
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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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