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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 41056 (MAYSVILLE, KY)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 41056*
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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:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY 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 1,187 77
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,826 88
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 370,369 144
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 24,909 30
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 345,260 110
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 24 21
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 4,900,115 151
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 66,003 161
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 5,217,726 91
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 5,220,181
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 371,500 880
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 577 27
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 370,567 840
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 5,288,967 965
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5,262,276 1,195

    *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 295,681 56,250 12,040 0 363,971 104,935 NA
    1989 157,489 0 33,827 0 191,316 2,435 NA
    1990 113,401 0 18,920 0 132,321 0 NA
    1991 78,821 0 34,974 0 113,795 0 798,645
    1992 14,112 0 36,640 0 50,752 211,623 260,174
    1993 363 1,660 43,545 0 45,568 187,440 238,627
    1994 6,036 3,090 23,482 0 32,608 287,106 377,623
    1995 5,695 3,000 33,447 0 42,142 252,970 328,049
    1996 3,243 2,150 25,380 0 30,773 121,664 249,778
    1997 145,228 6,100 20,297 0 171,625 379,044 360,541
    1998 4,007,186 2,050 801,000 0 4,810,236 188,563 4,925,938
    1999 4,055,676 1,992 776,000 0 4,833,668 207,619 5,046,930
    2000 5,160,708 2,214 827,228 155 5,990,304 200,053 6,189,005
    2001 3,572,819 2,212 839,964 8,873 4,423,868 368,093 4,794,867
    2002 5,292,902 2,214 948,023 3,770 6,246,908 361,124 6,612,454
    "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 .64 0 .46 .46 1.56 0 1.56
    2001 .792 0 .45 .45 1.69 0 2.07
    2002 1.57 0 .41 .28 2.26 0 2.26
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