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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 36732 (DEMOPOLIS, AL)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 36732*
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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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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 32,425 555
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,211 151
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 125,345 2,420
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,119 64
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 577,026 186
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,756
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 6,932,362 1,683
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 461,919 4,190
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 7,528,867 3,360
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 7,466,831
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 662,908 30,234
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 750 64
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 235,277 27,980
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 8,050,052 33,187
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 8,049,963 3,929

    *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 1,677,742 38,300 370,150 0 2,086,192 54,811 NA
    1989 711,628 10,150 11,750 0 733,528 40,672 NA
    1990 754,254 13,505 13,000 0 780,759 61,510 NA
    1991 893,381 13,610 14,600 0 921,591 38,239 47,308,116
    1992 911,019 13,650 7,550 0 932,219 91,338 67,088,119
    1993 922,213 17,680 5,555 0 945,448 91,334 25,824,048
    1994 1,038,754 1,960 1,850 0 1,042,564 57,575 25,738,975
    1995 973,540 33,400 3,810 0 1,010,750 37,900 22,410,507
    1996 991,206 43,845 5,565 0 1,040,616 41,380 20,933,045
    1997 707,205 402,010 9,685 0 1,118,900 49,733,020 28,321,659
    1998 5,397,679 113,099 633,406 0 6,144,184 25,062,605 69,677,031
    1999 8,231,434 98,668 409,348 0 8,739,450 242,336 17,594,050
    2000 10,217,277 87,314 855,755 0 11,160,346 9,255 13,089,796
    2001 9,804,044 73,521 824,855 0 10,702,420 9,641 14,964,076
    2002 8,055,737 34,007 823,495 0 8,913,239 7,580 18,480,440
    "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 1.80 0 .0129 0 1.82 0 1.82
    2001 1.74 .255 .0114 0 2.01 0 2.01
    2002 1.15 .2286 .0119 0 1.39 0 1.39
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