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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 39046 (CANTON, MS)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 39046*
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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:N-BUTYL ALCOHOL
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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 16,584
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 224,084
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 8,657
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 185,678
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 16,584
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 73,786
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 194,335
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 226,533
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 226,533
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 196,784
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 226,533
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 181,166

    *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 364,928 10,700 500 0 376,128 226,113 NA
    1989 553,685 0 250 0 553,935 96,608 NA
    1990 448,257 0 250 0 448,507 36,684 NA
    1991 274,173 0 0 0 274,173 165,180 423,253
    1992 289,080 0 0 0 289,080 198,000 486,795
    1993 309,350 0 0 0 309,350 207,640 516,570
    1994 173,738 0 0 0 173,738 51,150 289,638
    1995 266,606 0 0 0 266,606 59,520 404,329
    1996 209,358 0 0 0 209,358 50,665 294,529
    1997 199,508 0 0 0 199,508 166,008 376,032
    1998 44,856 0 0 0 44,856 28,419 75,275
    1999 249,556 0 0 0 249,556 112,011 411,517
    2000 238,592 0 0 0 238,592 59,855 341,599
    2001 186,226 0 0 0 186,226 91,312 302,580
    2002 226,533 0 0 0 226,533 82,541 317,712
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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