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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 31404 (SAVANNAH, GA)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 31404*
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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 2,800 7,303
    Suspected Carcinogens 12,800
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 3,500 420,433
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 103
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 2,800 7,200
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,800
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,800 20,314
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 3,500 79,003
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 217,460 9,603
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 178,893
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 417,461 1,019,603
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 103
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 216,760 1,026,700
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 402,453 1,039,711
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 602,454 29,500

    *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 358,933 679,377 0 0 1,038,310 1,397,735 NA
    1989 450,769 226,634 0 0 677,403 53,367 NA
    1990 541,327 236,996 0 0 778,323 69,747 NA
    1991 631,236 359,162 154,300 0 1,144,698 63,304 274,823,310
    1992 632,512 166,654 299,200 0 1,098,366 60,475 316,674,349
    1993 382,442 246,341 356,300 0 985,083 0 320,446,572
    1994 325,296 738,664 433,800 0 1,497,760 0 313,031,472
    1995 461,960 578,366 345,300 0 1,385,626 1,561 1,205,236,970
    1996 420,764 937,872 277,800 0 1,636,436 2,400 235,897,644
    1997 785,531 1,104,257 229,000 0 2,118,788 0 229,380,395
    1998 728,157 1,137,100 218,000 0 2,083,257 5,235 229,086,841
    1999 710,319 853,382 218,000 0 1,781,701 5,367 235,802,921
    2000 837,190 457,452 258,001 0 1,552,643 11,953 15,456,136
    2001 655,725 1,248,200 996,510 0 2,900,435 2,835 7,171,699
    2002 602,454 1,519,044 1,012,716 0 3,134,214 21,857 9,849,245
    "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 .304 .9768 266 0 267 0 267
    2001 .304 .4694 322 0 323 0 323
    2002 .3089 .8547 397 0 398 0 398
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