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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 44706 (CANTON, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 44706*
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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:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 17,814 195
    Suspected Carcinogens 953 25
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 101,437 1,188
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 30,386 14
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 77,441 1,174
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 15,446 14
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 90,269 1,403
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 61,406 253
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 97,179 616
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 441
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 122,661 739
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 12,779 14
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 117,713 1,742
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 160,858 1,979
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 112,957 1,724

    *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 193,384 1,441 74,470 0 269,295 7,142,045 NA
    1989 182,757 192 67,404 0 250,353 5,443,686 NA
    1990 192,801 1,075 75,496 0 269,372 5,196,567 NA
    1991 227,367 1,062 82,107 0 310,536 79,501,464 257,378,404
    1992 100,390 1,843 20,800 0 123,033 6,507,057 186,120,205
    1993 99,097 1,341 0 0 100,438 7,494,541 39,473,825
    1994 75,029 497 0 0 75,526 6,840,615 10,923,378
    1995 50,729 114 245 0 51,088 6,769,767 11,419,656
    1996 184,482 1,080 0 0 185,562 7,794,837 12,841,211
    1997 152,112 6,425 0 0 158,537 17,945,127 14,404,549
    1998 158,823 1,800 0 0 160,623 7,204,418 13,292,847
    1999 145,967 2,032 0 0 147,999 7,766,967 11,686,474
    2000 169,848 2,087 0 0 171,935 9,094,458 13,487,011
    2001 163,032 2,104 0 0 165,136 7,655,564 11,357,705
    2002 163,071 1,979 0 0 165,050 9,138,274 13,607,384
    "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 .26 0 0 0 .26 0 .26
    2001 .207 0 0 0 .207 0 .207
    2002 .207 0 0 0 .207 0 .203
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