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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 14652 (ROCHESTER, NY)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 14652*
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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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:DICHLOROMETHANE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY 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 969,536 5,020
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,108 6,557
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,419,066 539,150
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 123,131 2,346
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 660,983 27,595
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 972,729 1,821
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,519,829 16,493
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,606,541 35,596
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,137,502 58,950
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 2,100,578
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,894,280 60,392
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,269 722
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,305,705 44,980
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,709,510 75,453
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2,740,998 67,440

    *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
    7 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    219 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the exposure estimates required for safety assessment
    Water Releases
    6 TRI chems released to water in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    173 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 23,734,354 613,355 220,110 0 24,567,819 256,430 NA
    1989 19,283,762 417,794 8,472 0 19,710,028 916,919 NA
    1990 15,733,163 335,695 12,604 0 16,081,462 28,724 NA
    1991 13,784,402 633,003 396 0 14,417,801 461,636 52,731,811
    1992 13,116,363 739,782 1,588 0 13,857,733 595,867 52,110,060
    1993 11,280,804 743,510 100 0 12,024,414 617,876 43,842,144
    1994 7,557,431 312,477 652 0 7,870,560 1,043,109 29,038,311
    1995 7,675,096 309,189 570 0 7,984,855 765,219 34,074,863
    1996 6,686,337 618,755 371 0 7,305,463 681,301 34,688,539
    1997 6,162,639 673,403 130,021 0 6,966,063 2,594,021 42,473,644
    1998 5,472,503 657,052 30,757 0 6,160,312 2,523,464 45,850,223
    1999 4,615,993 633,564 759 0 5,250,316 2,094,111 40,330,122
    2000 4,251,131 681,288 116 0 4,932,535 1,640,724 39,429,009
    2001 3,883,768 1,074,355 6,965 0 4,965,088 902,901 34,428,926
    2002 3,840,228 596,210 0 0 4,436,439 572,239 33,507,366
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 2.31 2.68 .007 0 5.00 .5433 39.60
    2001 3.34 3.20 .0015 0 6.54 1.96 43.50
    2002 3.03 3.00 0 0 6.03 1.00 39.00
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