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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 43935 (MARTINS FERRY, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 43935*
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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:QUINTOZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:HYDROCHLORIC ACID
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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 4 2
    Suspected Carcinogens 8,913
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,787 2
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 4 2
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 3,512
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 8,750
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,448,424 297
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 348 2
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,644,830 892
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 1,435,479
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 205,191 892
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 4 2
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 207,033 890
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,648,255 1,185
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,638,852 890

    *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 58,800 28,740 0 0 87,540 456,900 NA
    1989 16,700 36,390 0 0 53,090 493,200 NA
    1990 16,000 5,900 0 0 21,900 530,000 NA
    1991 18,000 2,575 0 0 20,575 431,193 1,026,000
    1992 19,500 1,116 0 0 20,616 329,204 749,337
    1993 24,000 689 0 0 24,689 373,751 770,780
    1994 36,335 410 0 0 36,745 391,420 1,219,040
    1995 103,760 550 29,150 0 133,460 567,880 704,220
    1996 4,010 14 185 0 4,209 22,733 32,110
    1997 4,210 39 0 0 4,249 175,006 107,695
    1998 60,330 296 0 0 60,626 454,820 531,216
    1999 936,827 360 0 0 937,187 252,154 1,179,591
    2000 797,154 560 0 0 797,714 370,475 1,187,930
    2001 1,155,021 610 0 0 1,155,631 366,703 1,521,914
    2002 1,658,776 1,187 0 0 1,659,963 58,491 2,489,920
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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