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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 37857 (ROGERSVILLE, TN)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 37857*
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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 341 19
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,326 250
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 253,772 271
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,436 19
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 251,824 252
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 444,151 769
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 4,530 2,171
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 693,311 271
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 890,015
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 254,505 269
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 86 19
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 254,046 2
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 896,400 2,652
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 894,230 1,300

    *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 673,250 0 0 0 673,250 131,560 NA
    1989 409,998 0 0 0 409,998 56,000 NA
    1990 164,788 0 0 0 164,788 1,055 NA
    1991 73,350 0 0 0 73,350 96,060 485,916
    1992 64,650 0 0 0 64,650 125,760 614,116
    1993 28,282 0 0 0 28,282 141,678 584,719
    1994 32,042 0 0 0 32,042 110,498 556,242
    1995 66,903 0 0 0 66,903 121,880 727,573
    1996 73,723 0 0 0 73,723 120,674 805,815
    1997 16,293 0 0 0 16,293 182,964 450,426
    1998 4,053,947 31,000 370,805 0 4,455,752 97,854 5,731,183
    1999 1,336,275 8,800 310,500 0 1,655,575 70,440 2,838,874
    2000 1,221,108 7,017 465,506 0 1,693,630 56,153 2,668,115
    2001 992,123 5,731 770,076 0 1,767,930 59,508 2,676,373
    2002 898,041 4,471 645,027 0 1,547,539 58,374 2,219,093
    "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 2.17 0 0 0 2.17 0 2.10
    2001 1.15 0 0 0 1.15 0 1.10
    2002 1.07 0 0 0 1.07 0 1.10
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