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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 22842 (MOUNT JACKSON, VA)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 22842*
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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:XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)
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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 16,390
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 200,274
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 249,703
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 16,390
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 70,246
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 249,703
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 249,703
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 249,703
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 200,274
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 249,703
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 249,703

    *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 394,857 0 0 0 394,857 15,391 NA
    1989 632,388 0 0 0 632,388 0 NA
    1990 538,111 0 0 0 538,111 0 NA
    1991 422,500 0 0 0 422,500 53,702 136,600
    1992 617,700 0 0 0 617,700 53,600 753,700
    1993 638,622 0 0 0 638,622 53,700 775,400
    1994 296,579 0 0 0 296,579 18,200 318,100
    1995 439,917 0 0 0 439,917 24,619 587,208
    1996 409,634 0 0 0 409,634 92,029 779,485
    1997 280,282 0 0 0 280,282 43,532 635,539
    1998 174,861 0 0 0 174,861 48,563 273,814
    1999 145,880 0 0 0 145,880 6,676 207,862
    2000 166,035 0 0 0 166,035 4,123 228,637
    2001 203,316 0 0 0 203,316 3,070 295,458
    2002 249,703 0 0 0 249,703 5,469 339,507
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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