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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 24482 (VERONA, VA)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 24482*
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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:TRICHLOROETHYLENE
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    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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 79,214 8
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 87,343 8
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 85,843 8
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 80,556 8
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 79,214 8
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 87,343 8
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 87,264 8
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 83,319 8
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 85,764 8
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 88,606 8
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 81,977 8

    *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 584,268 0 0 0 584,268 40,010 NA
    1989 506,441 0 0 0 506,441 45,648 NA
    1990 548,210 0 0 0 548,210 32,230 NA
    1991 645,422 0 0 0 645,422 45,300 992,812
    1992 553,481 0 0 0 553,481 70,896 990,618
    1993 456,358 0 0 0 456,358 124,299 41,412,072
    1994 686,580 0 0 0 686,580 107,243 41,595,209
    1995 759,079 5 0 0 759,084 325,583 42,060,413
    1996 644,059 5 0 0 644,064 202,378 42,206,388
    1997 672,089 5 0 0 672,094 356,624 42,827,920
    1998 209,896 5 0 0 209,901 201,162 15,903,509
    1999 96,453 5 0 0 96,458 230,096 14,431,802
    2000 58,031 5 0 0 58,036 158,674 2,906,564
    2001 59,664 5 0 0 59,669 153,714 3,328,530
    2002 88,606 8 0 0 88,614 204,059 3,057,771
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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