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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 39746 (HAMILTON, MS)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 39746*
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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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 .180 59
    Suspected Carcinogens 433
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 16,945 232
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 255 232
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 16,020
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 16,020
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,360 319
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 16,945 30,619
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,030 59
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 4,075
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 281,045 5,732
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .180 59
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 255 5,500
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 26,520 5,760
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 274,600 1,160

    *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 1,211,762 84,950 6,677,000 0 7,973,712 162 NA
    1989 1,060,732 160,547 8,473,000 0 9,694,279 3 NA
    1990 756,715 300,040 5,137,900 0 6,194,655 0 NA
    1991 415,622 58,439 5,466,007 0 5,940,068 29,005 12,527,205
    1992 477,287 51,620 5,469,000 0 5,997,907 42,000 12,879,588
    1993 376,937 34,950 5,212,800 0 5,624,687 27,000 11,957,405
    1994 220,469 45,583 4,626,000 0 4,892,052 6,700 12,140,205
    1995 272,788 35,380 4,041,000 0 4,349,168 28,000 9,831,005
    1996 216,782 28,520 5,245,400 0 5,490,702 38,000 6,731,600
    1997 292,120 16,850 4,652,000 0 4,960,970 94,000 8,632,100
    1998 434,210 15,902 4,430,000 0 4,880,112 28,000 10,816,300
    1999 641,250 17,605 4,045,000 0 4,703,855 38,000 8,448,500
    2000 533,761 13,260 4,155,001 0 4,702,022 57,000 8,818,229
    2001 291,969 47,141 4,157,407 0 4,496,517 358,400 15,629,794
    2002 290,620 37,192 3,548,624 0 3,876,436 4,000 11,235,029
    "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 0 272 0 272 0 272
    2001 .2 0 263 0 263 0 263
    2002 .2 0 298 0 298 0 298
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