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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 27042 (PINE HALL, NC)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 27042*
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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:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY 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 3,110 51
    Suspected Carcinogens 4,057 216
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 948,029 1,154
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,150 30
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 945,238 1,115
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 127 11
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 12,008,539 120
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 8,968 2,661
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 12,962,669 1,785
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 13,670,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 962,573 980
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,395 23
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 963,000 1,691
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 13,699,696 3,269
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 13,695,699 2,208

    *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 56,890 1,023 0 0 57,913 0 NA
    1989 44,376 1,023 0 0 45,399 0 NA
    1990 171,889 250 5 0 172,144 0 NA
    1991 77,255 250 0 0 77,505 502,004 845,512
    1992 0 37 0 0 37 1,791,675 1,791,712
    1993 0 39 0 0 39 1,559,335 2,079,874
    1994 0 250 0 0 250 1,879,423 1,879,464
    1995 0 250 0 0 250 2,460,661 2,460,715
    1996 370 2,105 213,170 0 215,645 2,427,300 2,202,188
    1997 1,375 2,005 6,000 0 9,380 4,183,200 2,477,937
    1998 6,582,107 5,029 689,555 0 7,276,691 85 7,548,975
    1999 14,640,545 5,027 838,655 0 15,484,227 68 15,670,540
    2000 11,404,079 8,132 708,184 0 12,120,395 139 12,275,494
    2001 12,347,259 6,096 1,274,562 0 13,627,917 39 13,784,719
    2002 13,709,744 5,178 1,832,441 0 15,547,363 100 15,718,686
    "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 3.58 0 0 0 3.58 0 3.58
    2001 3.04 0 0 0 3.04 0 3.04
    2002 1.12 0 0 0 1.12 0 1.12
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