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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 24311 (ATKINS, VA)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 24311*
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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:1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer 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 16,549
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 200,163
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 150,947
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 40,172
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 69,956
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 123,616
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 142,471
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 27,332
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 200,163
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 127,323
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 176,540
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 128,982

    *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 641,521 0 0 0 641,521 0 NA
    1989 548,038 0 0 0 548,038 0 NA
    1990 502,599 0 0 0 502,599 0 NA
    1991 527,101 0 0 0 527,101 33,776 567,312
    1992 566,154 0 0 0 566,154 28,903 608,411
    1993 723,617 0 0 0 723,617 35,867 763,436
    1994 752,529 0 0 0 752,529 11,834 765,415
    1995 568,984 0 0 0 568,984 13,586 582,663
    1996 561,385 0 0 0 561,385 7,202 517,466
    1997 446,894 0 0 0 446,894 21,952 458,320
    1998 294,289 0 0 0 294,289 9,758 297,242
    1999 287,417 0 0 0 287,417 2,067 290,366
    2000 263,115 0 0 0 263,115 5,927 269,041
    2001 172,476 0 0 0 172,476 6,934 179,410
    2002 200,165 0 0 0 200,165 6,167 206,332
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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