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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 37716 (CLINTON, TN)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 37716*
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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 445 750
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,063 3,150
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 411,569 78,250
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 47,384 .010
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 359,815 3,650
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 114
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 4,175,243 1,250
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 86,924 4,050
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 4,548,475 6,000
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 4,680,015
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 460,714 6,250
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 76
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 420,670 4,100
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,812,054 7,200
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 4,810,158 8,000

    *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 739,997 3,026 0 0 743,023 104,105 NA
    1989 461,943 1,067 0 0 463,010 91,413 NA
    1990 326,178 114 0 0 326,292 56,427 NA
    1991 112,737 53 0 0 112,790 289,347 341,985
    1992 98,090 121 0 0 98,211 962,601 433,340
    1993 116,196 14 0 0 116,210 43,306 543,932
    1994 122,173 401 0 0 122,574 52,158 1,397,604
    1995 174,898 13,986 0 0 188,884 63,010 2,101,294
    1996 144,741 163,296 0 0 308,037 34,314 1,125,175
    1997 274,496 288,000 0 0 562,496 92,986 1,687,539
    1998 4,077,009 227,300 381,250 0 4,685,559 409,266 6,869,235
    1999 3,389,367 119,000 350,160 0 3,858,527 270,608 5,058,465
    2000 4,137,168 273,011 214,020 0 4,624,198 749,445 6,566,391
    2001 4,436,533 92,684 415,241 0 4,944,458 508,450 6,422,863
    2002 4,824,273 89,800 809,030 0 5,723,102 17,305 6,651,787
    "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 2.23 0 0 0 2.23 0 2.22
    2001 1.35 0 0 0 1.35 0 1.30
    2002 1.31 0 0 0 1.31 0 1.30
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