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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 30263 (NEWNAN, GA)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 30263*
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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 3,277 718
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,050 450
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 279,599 661,970
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 485 6
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 264,899 734
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,548 .008
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,587,007 4,399
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 20,334 5,363
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,833,619 247
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 3,089,040
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 279,723 10
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 318 .008
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 265,531 730
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,128,685 9,004
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,114,190 16,856

    *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 816,019 750 404 0 817,173 74,404 NA
    1989 590,844 750 664 0 592,258 664 NA
    1990 321,141 750 1,385 0 323,276 24,000 NA
    1991 280,370 500 26,240 0 307,110 2,172,080 5,383,010
    1992 369,533 0 4,023 0 373,556 222,432 6,900,095
    1993 335,642 0 2,400 0 338,042 49,381 353,572
    1994 610,308 0 0 0 610,308 287,291 10,355,799
    1995 739,089 0 0 0 739,089 214,500 3,728,714
    1996 814,856 0 0 0 814,856 584,190 4,040,939
    1997 473,599 0 0 0 473,599 973,320 3,526,759
    1998 2,738,878 30,119 894,032 0 3,663,029 508,026 6,831,948
    1999 1,792,494 478,700 940,996 0 3,212,190 492,600 4,317,039
    2000 2,639,587 548,541 1,468,968 0 4,657,096 477,699 5,796,389
    2001 2,936,391 639,006 1,362,874 0 4,938,270 219,897 5,858,956
    2002 3,131,672 686,029 1,051,435 0 4,869,136 214,128 6,910,299
    "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 .5673 0 0 0 .5673 0 .5673
    2001 .5242 0 0 0 .5242 0 .5242
    2002 .4028 0 0 0 .4028 0 .4028
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