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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 44077 (PAINESVILLE, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 44077*
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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:HYDRAZINE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY
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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 37,165 .100
    Suspected Carcinogens 39,335
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 186,501 1
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 126,443 .100
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 222,547 1
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 31,406 .100
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 390,512 .100
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 335,362 1
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 503,723 1
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 236,325
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 363,531 .100
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 526 .100
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 191,345 1
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 601,248 1
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 587,084 .100

    *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 7,455,639 0 0 0 7,455,639 213,375 NA
    1989 7,373,803 0 500 0 7,374,303 332,152 NA
    1990 7,492,347 1,500 0 0 7,493,847 282,979 NA
    1991 6,266,344 0 0 0 6,266,344 1,606,307 23,094,650
    1992 5,006,472 0 110 0 5,006,582 1,699,706 22,695,942
    1993 4,587,269 0 580 0 4,587,849 2,298,600 24,741,340
    1994 6,124,467 0 2,250 0 6,126,717 4,612,516 36,821,983
    1995 1,135,347 0 0 0 1,135,347 1,613,002 13,872,505
    1996 552,927 0 4,194 0 557,121 1,665,214 11,758,176
    1997 603,894 0 1 0 603,895 3,246,986 13,462,187
    1998 1,020,912 0 0 0 1,020,912 1,541,033 16,537,681
    1999 861,764 0 0 0 861,764 1,667,549 16,952,335
    2000 785,035 0 0 0 785,035 1,119,777 16,497,514
    2001 650,690 0 0 0 650,690 1,035,775 17,917,470
    2002 602,129 1 0 0 602,130 990,382 17,201,980
    "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 .155 0 0 0 .155 0 .15
    2001 .126 0 0 0 .126 0 .126
    2002 .258 0 0 0 .258 0 .738
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