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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 36582 (THEODORE, AL)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 36582*
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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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM
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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 73,245
    Suspected Carcinogens 786
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 270,161 23,277
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 54,196
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 133,983 179
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 80,308
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 89,855
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 157,433 179
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 417,306 3,820
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 14,130
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 471,069 3,825
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 49,075
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 267,234 3,812
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 430,742 3,957
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 406,080 3,820

    *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 90,500 0 0 0 90,500 85,694 NA
    1989 102,596 0 0 0 102,596 16,310 NA
    1990 116,775 11 0 0 116,786 17,865 NA
    1991 109,885 0 0 0 109,885 1,735,137 7,679,366
    1992 96,662 0 0 0 96,662 2,310,671 22,676,431
    1993 108,101 0 0 0 108,101 2,123,983 22,439,904
    1994 48,685 0 0 0 48,685 3,642,359 25,367,214
    1995 127,775 3,144 50 0 130,969 4,115,127 55,285,150
    1996 151,439 4,497 617 0 156,553 2,266,545 156,653,655
    1997 154,457 5,172 0 0 159,629 4,613,441 165,720,219
    1998 133,518 61,114 0 0 194,632 4,267,819 174,959,117
    1999 121,445 76,180 10 0 197,635 3,364,329 30,318,433
    2000 275,268 28,878 2,893 0 307,039 20,186,979 2,129,615,964
    2001 338,334 28,092 963 0 367,389 15,052,274 736,856,321
    2002 525,794 27,058 0 0 552,852 9,182,842 666,885,217
    "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 3.92 0 0 0 3.92 0 3.92
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