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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 30217 (FRANKLIN, GA)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 30217*
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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 1,577 1,056
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,138 4,817
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 547,631 4,441
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 961 33
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 546,367 4,237
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,628,861 2,639
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 3,684 1,627
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 4,258,329 3,585
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 4,838,959
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 636,640 3,553
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 611 33
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 636,010 1,289
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,934,840 2,903
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 4,932,183 7,028

    *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 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
    1989 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
    1990 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
    1991 10,560 0 0 0 10,560 1,800 153,774
    1992 0 0 0 0 0 0 653,709
    1993 0 0 0 0 0 0 459,105
    1994 0 0 0 0 0 0 434,886
    1995 0 0 0 0 0 0 330,990
    1996 0 0 0 0 0 0 337,683
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 0 194,770
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 0 146,936
    1999 13,851,667 5,967 1,353,600 0 15,211,234 0 15,229,869
    2000 4,194,885 10,754 1,906,527 0 6,112,166 0 6,112,166
    2001 7,365,689 9,422 1,873,809 0 9,248,920 1 9,248,921
    2002 4,939,939 10,445 2,048,920 0 6,999,304 .300 6,999,304
    "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 .7055 0 0 0 .7055 0 .7055
    2001 .7612 0 0 0 .7612 0 .7612
    2002 .7583 0 0 0 .7583 0 .7583
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