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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 28307 (FORT BRAGG, NC)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 28307*
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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
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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 2,477
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,994 180
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,989
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 5 180
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,989
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,994 180
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,994 180
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,994 180
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2,477
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 517 180
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 517 180
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 517 180

    *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
    1994 5 250 250 0 505 49,260 49,760
    1995 5 250 250 0 505 70,000 70,500
    1996 31,750 100 400 0 32,250 83,000 115,250
    1998 0 180 180 0 360 89,530 89,890
    1999 5 180 180 0 365 50,490 50,855
    2000 5 180 180 0 365 73,960 74,325
    2001 874 180 244,526 0 245,580 59,600 305,180
    2002 2,994 180 401,341 0 404,516 58,640 463,156
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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