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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 23860 (HOPEWELL, VA)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 23860*
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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:DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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 290,103 2,787
    Suspected Carcinogens 771 109
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 520,540 143,655
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 101,044 2,371
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,585,500 42,748
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 34,945 2,360
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 778,521 2,787
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,540,478 43,938
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 6,425,659 105,221
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 737,334
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 6,254,140 105,639
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 35,249 1,190
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 4,897,865 103,614
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 6,761,164 105,737
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 6,604,580 105,737

    *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 4,205,536 18,934,138 250 0 23,139,924 35,987,352 NA
    1989 4,167,799 9,338,089 0 0 13,505,888 34,730,976 NA
    1990 3,882,770 1,378,226 3,640 0 5,264,636 16,782,685 NA
    1991 3,068,318 1,475,779 2,296 0 4,546,393 23,973,906 99,086,990
    1992 4,922,246 915,846 4,821 0 5,842,913 22,035,939 47,595,083
    1993 5,187,375 1,357,132 208 0 6,544,715 18,419,456 43,326,318
    1994 5,062,008 1,292,083 237 0 6,354,328 18,840,690 41,481,827
    1995 6,375,108 186,046 7,544 0 6,568,698 23,410,909 50,115,577
    1996 6,195,974 398,930 61 0 6,594,965 20,086,573 76,318,339
    1997 6,103,901 190,390 119 0 6,294,410 18,476,633 77,190,860
    1998 8,478,220 128,671 192 0 8,607,083 13,235,940 70,232,128
    1999 7,699,529 366,191 656 0 8,066,376 14,311,533 75,412,666
    2000 7,570,678 176,670 84 0 7,747,433 13,436,855 68,327,076
    2001 7,390,972 126,230 47 0 7,517,249 12,658,684 32,194,308
    2002 6,948,294 205,118 35 0 7,153,447 12,482,376 29,947,214
    "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 1.62 0 0 0 1.62 .0226 1.64
    2001 1.33 0 0 0 1.33 .0993 1.42
    2002 1.07 0 0 0 1.07 .0315 1.10
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