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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 27013 (CLEVELAND, NC)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 27013*
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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:TOLUENE
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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 23,462
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 156,085
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 47,717
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 90,069
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 21,592
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 71,257
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 135,916
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 171,546
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 171,546
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 120,455
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 171,595
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 160,804

    *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 424 0 0 0 424 0 NA
    1989 242 0 0 0 242 750 NA
    1990 192,735 0 0 0 192,735 750 NA
    1991 48,715 0 0 0 48,715 186,816 227,277
    1992 18,995 0 0 0 18,995 2,346 21,131
    1993 13,018 0 0 0 13,018 97,457 66,112
    1994 56,216 0 0 0 56,216 58,693 114,660
    1995 97,650 0 0 0 97,650 116,426 213,899
    1996 137,430 0 0 0 137,430 285,540 501,446
    1997 170,328 0 0 0 170,328 412,474 413,070
    1998 205,001 0 0 0 205,001 250,703 556,234
    1999 230,224 0 1,200 0 231,424 400,785 756,978
    2000 198,996 0 0 0 198,996 371,550 773,533
    2001 193,800 0 0 0 193,800 348,249 609,822
    2002 171,595 0 0 0 171,595 270,041 541,152
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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