POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Reports

Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 33805 (LAKELAND, FL)
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 33805*
    Cleanest/Best Zip Codes in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Zip Codes in US
    0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% 100%

    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

    See how this zip code ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank zip codes in FLORIDA by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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.

  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to noncancer risk


    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
    Examine current exposure monitoring data for this area

      [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 2,086 151
    Suspected Carcinogens 881 45
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 18,361 179
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 651 20
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 17,710 159
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 131 3
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 114,349 956
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 7,734 243
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 244,773 45
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 291,977
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 134,846 45
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 520 17
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 135,387 137
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 420,104 1,142
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 420,511 157

    *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.
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 85,047 0 0 0 85,047 134,629 NA
    1992 9,983 0 0 0 9,983 0 2,000
    1993 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,000
    1994 4,293 0 0 0 4,293 0 4,293
    1995 5,100 0 0 0 5,100 0 5,100
    1996 250 0 0 0 250 0 50
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    1998 332,755 659 934,073 0 1,267,487 0 1,511,455
    1999 368,924 598 1,298,793 0 1,668,315 0 1,773,492
    2000 445,219 1,304 1,359,073 0 1,805,596 0 1,755,302
    2001 552,910 2,695 1,223,876 0 1,779,481 0 2,424,506
    2002 430,072 1,184 1,784,430 0 2,215,686 0 3,387,226
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 1.50 0 0 0 1.50 0 1.50
    2001 1.42 0 0 0 1.42 0 1.42
    2002 1.70 0 0 0 1.70 0 1.70
      [ top ]
     
     
    Fax companies responsible for the top-ranked pollution problems in Zip Code 33805 (free)
    Email EPA
    Join an online discussion about this zip code


    Email a Scorecard Community Report to a friend
    Network with environmental groups
    Learn how to use Scorecard to find out about toxics in your community


    Contribute to Environmental Defense
    Volunteer with environmental groups in your community

      [ top ]