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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 44105 (CLEVELAND, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 44105*
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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 2,209 216
    Suspected Carcinogens 674 83
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 64,307 19,500
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,731 107
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 56,970 155
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,462 13
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 7,731 2,074
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 51,703 418
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 59,021 168
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 7,583
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 65,742 1,477
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,182 107
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 59,054 1,510
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 90,736 3,450
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 32,995 506

    *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 838,888 250 1,500,750 0 2,339,888 4,158,076 NA
    1989 762,109 750 0 0 762,859 2,172,071 NA
    1990 455,703 500 3,891 0 460,094 1,899,092 NA
    1991 531,551 0 4,056 0 535,607 1,655,040 3,261,974
    1992 510,849 153,920 0 0 664,769 1,620,687 4,185,751
    1993 269,098 29 0 0 269,127 1,278,893 3,153,399
    1994 250,551 604 0 0 251,155 1,255,195 2,441,984
    1995 276,480 79 0 0 276,559 1,269,534 2,226,460
    1996 209,597 72 0 0 209,669 1,230,927 1,609,083
    1997 199,850 264 0 0 200,114 2,789,295 1,683,037
    1998 225,977 234 0 0 226,211 1,387,609 1,784,063
    1999 165,751 338 0 0 166,089 2,009,069 2,217,953
    2000 99,433 327 0 0 99,760 962,809 1,113,297
    2001 78,536 260 0 0 78,796 1,000,528 1,115,059
    2002 91,619 23,289 806,044 0 920,952 1,074,714 2,780,940
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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