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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 35772 (STEVENSON, AL)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 35772*
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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:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY COMPOUNDS
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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 121,073 4,839
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,206 2,913
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 267,370 49,553
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,730 331
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,258,611 6,920
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,345,313 7,494
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,010,684 13,658
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,346,634 14,019
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 3,230,965
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,266,806 53,258
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,368 328
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 271,350 47,555
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,269,186 60,135
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 4,247,511 22,396

    *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 110,250 110 0 0 110,360 0 NA
    1989 190,324 1,028 3,061 0 194,413 0 NA
    1990 201,250 13,910 2,800 0 217,960 0 NA
    1991 332,000 15,330 2,050 0 349,380 0 1,513,150
    1992 342,000 13,810 770 0 356,580 0 1,313,880
    1993 266,510 9,450 250 0 276,210 0 715,301
    1994 598,700 7,740 10,074 0 616,514 0 1,226,828
    1995 598,160 9,360 694 0 608,214 0 1,188,679
    1996 541,311 7,320 529 0 549,160 0 950,711
    1997 596,806 18,500 56,987 0 672,293 0 1,297,300
    1998 3,532,071 58,350 1,633,105 0 5,223,526 112,670 11,460,720
    1999 4,261,189 91,217 2,334,373 0 6,686,779 176,470 16,716,109
    2000 5,483,951 115,717 2,500,461 0 8,100,128 41,166 17,244,690
    2001 4,822,111 134,407 2,228,116 0 7,184,634 19,074 16,496,382
    2002 4,276,381 116,328 2,080,595 0 6,473,304 42,376 16,280,554
    "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 5.04 0 .0432 0 5.09 0 5.09
    2001 2.73 0 .019 0 2.74 0 2.76
    2002 2.86 0 .46 0 3.32 0 3.36
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