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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 36543 (HUXFORD, AL)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 36543*
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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 0 57
    Suspected Carcinogens .300
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants .300 57
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 0 57
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 57
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 57
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 57
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants .300 57
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 57
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants .300 57
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants .300 57
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants .300 57

    *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 1,500 0 0 0 1,500 0 NA
    1989 299 0 0 0 299 19,540 NA
    1990 12,800 0 0 0 12,800 3,922 NA
    1991 18,081 0 0 0 18,081 33,890 45,193
    1992 11,029 0 0 0 11,029 18,517 29,170
    1993 7,521 438 0 0 7,959 18,937 26,937
    1994 1,194 526 0 0 1,720 3,783 5,435
    1995 602 525 0 0 1,127 8,553 9,682
    1996 180 94 0 0 274 2,206 2,466
    1997 101 16 0 0 117 258 249
    1998 81 8 0 0 89 1,862 1,951
    1999 63 510 0 0 573 6,390 6,980
    2000 4 96 0 0 100 1,401 1,403
    2001 1 77 0 0 78 1,862 1,547
    2002 .300 57 0 0 57 468 186
    "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 .4913 42.96 0 0 43.46 596 639
    2001 .2325 34.27 0 0 34.50 451 311
    2002 .0755 25.23 0 0 25.31 208 82.29
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