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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 43608 (TOLEDO, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 43608*
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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 11,403 3
    Suspected Carcinogens 788 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 629,509 263
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 11,578 13
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 654,496 250
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 11,383
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 65,220 258
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 666,362 263
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 662,342 258
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 670,845 263
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 20 3
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 625,006 260
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 667,317 510
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 595,832 265

    *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 1,027,837 2,000 0 0 1,029,837 407,560 NA
    1989 866,206 2,000 0 0 868,206 70,494 NA
    1990 575,024 40 0 0 575,064 109,676 NA
    1991 441,492 40 0 0 441,532 279,452 1,055,069
    1992 486,206 530 0 0 486,736 295,733 1,208,734
    1993 447,637 530 0 0 448,167 268,545 1,189,271
    1994 525,496 275 0 0 525,771 310,017 1,428,233
    1995 521,290 270 0 0 521,560 283,267 1,316,712
    1996 634,287 265 0 0 634,552 244,916 1,534,357
    1997 808,165 520 0 0 808,685 431,257 1,984,899
    1998 714,460 525 0 0 714,985 776,605 2,624,670
    1999 656,731 520 0 0 657,251 133,620 2,036,061
    2000 950,647 520 0 0 951,167 180,629 3,107,888
    2001 909,864 523 0 0 910,387 387,386 3,309,698
    2002 671,367 523 0 0 671,890 414,059 2,815,179
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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