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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 29448 (HARLEYVILLE, SC)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 29448*
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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:CADMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY
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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 883
    Suspected Carcinogens 10,899
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 16,271
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,362
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 15,965
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 11,989
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 13,945
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 18,466
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 18,453
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 138
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 18,632
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 152
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 16,230
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 18,612
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 18,074

    *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 11,850 0 0 0 11,850 0 NA
    1989 8,150 0 18,700 0 26,850 0 NA
    1990 920 0 0 0 920 0 NA
    1991 271 0 0 0 271 0 513,093
    1992 452 0 0 0 452 590 1,042
    1993 34,028 0 0 0 34,028 673,371 65,230,014
    1994 28,591 0 0 0 28,591 134,535 39,867,334
    1995 17,039 0 0 0 17,039 4,616 22,741,985
    1996 20,778 0 0 0 20,778 252,090 31,234,462
    1997 16,404 0 0 0 16,404 43,076 22,228,091
    1998 9,704 0 0 0 9,704 49,325 13,199,134
    1999 109,485 0 0 0 109,485 18,276 103,978,129
    2000 21,899 0 0 0 21,899 5,884 62,479,379
    2001 9,172 0 0 0 9,172 29,117 46,961,743
    2002 18,916 0 0 0 18,916 48,564 53,736,886
    "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 1.40 0 0 0 1.40 0 1.40
    2001 1.24 0 0 0 1.24 0 1.24
    2002 1.86 0 0 0 1.86 0 1.86
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