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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 44035 (ELYRIA, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 44035*
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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 28,280 250
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,240 265
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 145,752 292
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 130,801
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 30,453 250
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 140,320
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,010 755
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 40,724 505
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 165,563 5
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 20
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 181,928 47
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 130,801
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 39,683 292
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 173,743 1,057
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 158,311 515

    *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 276,288 0 0 0 276,288 977,077 NA
    1989 243,266 0 0 0 243,266 347,449 NA
    1990 441,382 0 0 0 441,382 709,648 NA
    1991 422,762 0 0 0 422,762 640,740 8,661,433
    1992 660,920 1,012 0 0 661,932 891,736 9,917,440
    1993 420,149 2,284 0 0 422,433 400,955 4,178,966
    1994 422,105 702 0 0 422,807 6,532,955 8,721,547
    1995 289,389 152 0 0 289,541 5,924,951 7,242,387
    1996 316,712 636 0 0 317,348 5,591,654 6,971,912
    1997 250,370 1,254 0 0 251,624 13,965,862 8,098,709
    1998 256,578 1,043 0 0 257,621 640,704 2,134,681
    1999 178,755 812 0 0 179,567 232,486 1,769,711
    2000 214,476 1,144 0 0 215,620 191,958 1,640,946
    2001 211,297 1,062 0 0 212,359 199,327 1,680,468
    2002 185,688 1,062 0 0 186,750 219,061 1,680,121
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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