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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 35096 (LINCOLN, AL)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 35096*
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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:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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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 44,127
    Suspected Carcinogens 72,250
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 209,339
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 9,854
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 203,450
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 115,808
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 90,526
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 212,997
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 233,438
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 252,232
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 69
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 170,933
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 251,997
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 197,593

    *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 18,253 0 0 0 18,253 0 NA
    1989 22,092 0 0 0 22,092 0 NA
    1990 10,665 0 0 0 10,665 0 NA
    1991 6,764 0 0 0 6,764 0 6,764
    1992 5,500 490 1,300 0 7,290 0 7,300
    1993 6,000 346 800 0 7,146 0 7,146
    1994 10,234 531 908 0 11,673 0 10,415
    1995 6,092 478 836 0 7,406 0 6,092
    1996 4,522 547 852 0 5,921 0 4,522
    1997 4,213 482 864 0 5,559 0 4,213
    1998 3,133 491 908 0 4,532 0 3,133
    1999 2,580 375 900 0 3,855 0 2,508
    2000 58,968 513 0 0 59,481 0 58,968
    2001 90,807 485 0 0 91,292 31 90,838
    2002 252,232 0 0 0 252,232 55,447 413,583
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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