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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 43031 (JOHNSTOWN, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 43031*
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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 .200
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 147
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .200
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 147
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 647
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 147
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 880,053
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 880,053
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .200
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 880,053
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 880,553
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 880,053

    *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
    1991 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,130
    1992 14,021 0 0 0 14,021 0 14,480
    1993 3,502 0 0 0 3,502 0 3,564
    1994 3,650 0 0 0 3,650 3,300 6,930
    1995 1,750 0 0 0 1,750 0 1,400
    1996 2,743 0 0 0 2,743 10,626 13,435
    1997 770 0 0 0 770 0 770
    1998 522 0 0 0 522 0 522
    1999 486 0 0 0 486 0 486
    2000 1,352,360 0 0 0 1,352,360 436 1,353,232
    2001 1,238,976 0 0 0 1,238,976 1,253 1,239,548
    2002 880,553 0 251 0 880,804 307 881,309
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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