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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 43701 (ZANESVILLE, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 43701*
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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 580 136
    Suspected Carcinogens 250 145
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 59,779 2,122,949
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 330
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 59,449 136
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 830 281
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 44,347 145
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 67,297
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 15,432
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 67,297
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 330
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 67,217 136
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 105,170 281
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 61,403 281

    *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 217,899 830 500 0 219,229 5,598,664 NA
    1989 181,476 500 250 0 182,226 4,573,085 NA
    1990 158,136 1,960 0 0 160,096 5,688,517 NA
    1991 137,139 1,478 0 0 138,617 4,639,665 7,026,963
    1992 122,360 1,441 0 0 123,801 7,052,866 9,177,741
    1993 94,530 615 646,784 0 741,929 7,011,068 9,438,006
    1994 108,988 782 5 0 109,775 13,252,839 12,830,640
    1995 147,567 11,970 0 0 159,537 6,559,047 8,098,480
    1996 145,429 54,280 0 0 199,709 5,216,844 7,005,711
    1997 190,452 51,628 5 0 242,085 12,945,705 7,395,166
    1998 190,110 53,560 0 0 243,670 3,587,471 4,365,470
    1999 140,811 53,470 5 0 194,286 5,724,926 5,774,519
    2000 196,223 50,257 0 0 246,480 5,501,576 6,181,783
    2001 152,710 2,000,369 0 0 2,153,079 13,159,807 15,706,006
    2002 105,500 2,123,094 0 0 2,228,594 3,633,015 6,342,370
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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