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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 25430 (KEARNEYSVILLE, WV)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 25430*
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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
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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 134
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 17,150
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 134
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 17,006
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 134
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 17,140
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 17,150
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 17,150
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 134
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 17,006
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 17,031
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,006

    *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 28,700 0 0 0 28,700 0 NA
    1989 19,959 0 0 0 19,959 7,900 NA
    1990 22,189 0 0 0 22,189 0 NA
    1991 1,995,056 40 0 0 1,995,096 910,606 6,177,510
    1992 1,467,058 40 0 0 1,467,098 877,650 6,254,632
    1993 714,457 20 0 0 714,477 474,232 3,213,130
    1994 645,907 20 0 0 645,927 404,089 3,147,353
    1995 447,359 15 85 0 447,459 242,249 1,508,468
    1996 517,823 250 0 0 518,073 308,250 1,152,196
    1997 524,233 250 0 0 524,483 1,091,300 1,176,319
    1998 370,605 0 0 0 370,605 224,318 625,725
    1999 98,594 92,145 0 0 190,739 58,251 342,619
    2000 54,785 34,878 0 0 89,663 111,674 269,370
    2001 8,788 0 0 0 8,788 83,225 203,517
    2002 17,165 0 0 0 17,165 94,055 206,344
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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