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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 37066 (GALLATIN, TN)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 37066*
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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 602 1
    Suspected Carcinogens 500
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 503,797 1
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 447,028 1
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 89,687
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 477,707 268
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 537,470 1
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 562,695 1
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 8,812
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 562,429 1
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 347 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 479,736
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 581,244 267
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 543,065

    *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 3,224,616 0 4,800 0 3,229,416 530,431 NA
    1989 2,872,736 0 0 0 2,872,736 254,379 NA
    1990 2,036,503 0 0 0 2,036,503 120,272 NA
    1991 1,976,044 245 0 0 1,976,289 1,149,413 3,087,636
    1992 1,634,528 205 0 0 1,634,733 1,261,946 2,812,230
    1993 1,729,138 5 0 0 1,729,143 1,098,081 6,305,561
    1994 1,670,340 5 0 0 1,670,345 1,092,666 4,722,009
    1995 1,842,375 174 29,033 0 1,871,582 1,663,205 4,803,866
    1996 1,476,324 24 0 0 1,476,348 1,073,023 4,638,075
    1997 934,557 250 0 0 934,807 2,294,528 2,705,280
    1998 4,650,689 34,450 1,267,094 0 5,952,233 1,901,748 9,593,186
    1999 1,340,631 318 0 0 1,340,949 2,459,803 4,240,913
    2000 858,618 319 5 0 858,942 2,232,621 3,540,128
    2001 553,001 251 0 0 553,252 2,748,591 3,746,138
    2002 581,846 268 732,842 0 1,314,956 3,051,402 4,768,121
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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