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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 37742 (GREENBACK, TN)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 37742*
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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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 27,580 250
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 27,580 250
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 27,580 250
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 27,901 250
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 321
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 27,901 250
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 27,901 250

    *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
    1997 11,440 250 0 0 11,690 0 63,936
    1999 64,801 250 0 0 65,051 232,987 298,020
    2000 78,698 250 0 0 78,948 242,438 321,128
    2001 155,542 250 0 0 155,792 69,810 225,344
    2002 27,901 250 0 0 28,151 153,172 180,823
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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