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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 44004 (ASHTABULA, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 44004*
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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 1,858 19
    Suspected Carcinogens 85,189 .100
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 197,345 19
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 73,391 19
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 121,961
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 150,682
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 233,238 19
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 106,318 269
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 336,746 19
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 234,888 .001
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 5,686,077 3,569
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 64,198 19
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 127,340 3,550
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 405,818 3,800
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5,885,773 250

    *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 5,085,729 14,922 13,039 0 5,113,690 7,793,353 NA
    1989 5,016,198 20,915 1 0 5,037,114 6,812,790 NA
    1990 5,313,519 15,804 20,451 0 5,349,774 5,165,827 NA
    1991 4,313,367 29,328 8 0 4,342,703 8,072,427 46,823,758
    1992 4,424,584 132,942 63,005 0 4,620,531 12,608,677 54,540,318
    1993 3,988,115 27,080 90,005 0 4,105,200 11,273,666 43,893,670
    1994 4,109,297 11,659 20,005 0 4,140,961 6,685,679 38,489,288
    1995 4,329,508 12,539 871 0 4,342,918 2,697,190 17,183,308
    1996 4,407,010 333,982 0 0 4,740,992 4,631,777 21,507,108
    1997 5,283,979 342,919 0 0 5,626,898 11,056,432 19,577,130
    1998 6,141,118 323,134 5,300,000 0 11,764,252 725,164 20,838,891
    1999 6,440,569 3,403 0 0 6,443,972 1,616,137 17,271,711
    2000 7,852,602 3,910 1 0 7,856,514 728,664 18,414,433
    2001 5,920,097 13,718 304 0 5,934,118 1,611,919 13,663,860
    2002 5,892,549 4,069 259 0 5,896,878 4,050,040 30,505,205
    "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 .353 .95 226 0 227 0 226
    2001 .23 .2646 130 0 130 67.00 197
    2002 .2381 0 119 0 119 60.00 191
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