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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 37134 (NEW JOHNSONVILLE, TN)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 37134*
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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 2,384 7,248
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,798 12,179
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 598,941 14,527
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 3,300 517
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 875,211 13,255
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 110 498
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 15,069,710 13,248
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 200,099 12,980
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 16,608,348 517,880
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 16,190,903
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 3,888,911 520,117
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,129 310
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,481,352 519,156
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 17,293,042 530,843
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 19,358,774 528,513

    *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 9,726,988 2,131,959 4,116,512 44,000,000 59,975,459 0 NA
    1989 9,011,514 1,732,648 2,833,031 49,000,000 62,577,193 0 NA
    1990 9,653,259 1,467,736 2,067,797 50,000,000 63,188,792 0 NA
    1991 7,834,102 1,932,468 2,111,252 52,000,000 63,877,822 0 63,881,412
    1992 5,522,552 1,638,348 2,869,273 47,000,000 57,030,173 0 61,470,360
    1993 2,559,966 1,530,891 5,469,090 49,000,000 58,559,947 0 63,464,902
    1994 3,355,634 1,440,549 4,780,080 55,000,000 64,576,263 0 69,435,751
    1995 3,164,143 308,650 4,532,888 0 8,005,681 0 12,282,765
    1996 3,087,879 319,528 3,630,195 0 7,037,602 0 11,007,976
    1997 4,257,106 454,025 3,361,925 7,858,000 15,931,056 0 20,282,676
    1998 8,441,421 613,360 3,482,725 2,331,000 14,868,506 2,760 23,238,662
    1999 17,512,093 642,214 4,920,612 0 23,074,919 10,415 29,866,091
    2000 17,163,130 541,607 15,968,464 0 33,673,201 27,982 40,830,811
    2001 11,436,556 486,766 16,550,438 0 28,473,759 42,227 61,417,635
    2002 19,512,520 545,167 15,023,832 0 35,081,520 48,992 64,283,119
    "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 4.84 14.30 6,087 0 6,106 .0072 6,106
    2001 3.60 14.30 8,930 0 8,947 .007 8,947
    2002 2.72 16.40 8,296 0 8,315 0 8,315
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