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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 45011 (HAMILTON, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 45011*
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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 2,216 1
    Suspected Carcinogens 6,916 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 45,428 6
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 305 .110
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 42,752 6
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 8,339 .010
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 307,050 7
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 13,172 2
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 351,016 10
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 342,415 15
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 51,351 5
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 50 .100
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 49,389 6
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 361,011 18
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 358,455 17

    *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 83,294 250 0 0 83,544 101,455 NA
    1989 54,545 250 0 0 54,795 35,210 NA
    1990 47,136 250 250 0 47,636 46,552 NA
    1991 28,386 0 0 0 28,386 95,180 121,168
    1992 28,823 0 0 0 28,823 103,249 131,186
    1993 31,332 0 0 0 31,332 134,919 170,498
    1994 24,618 0 0 0 24,618 25,195 50,055
    1995 34,620 0 0 0 34,620 44,047 77,761
    1996 32,709 0 0 0 32,709 43,239 75,948
    1997 73,327 0 0 0 73,327 96,780 246,367
    1998 396,502 3 0 0 396,505 47,163 491,674
    1999 342,498 6 0 0 342,504 290,950 672,025
    2000 331,162 6 0 0 331,168 284,650 650,342
    2001 383,634 6 0 0 383,640 76,690 904,977
    2002 361,065 18 0 0 361,083 32,983 501,764
    "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 .212 0 0 0 .213 0 .211
    2001 .255 0 0 0 .255 0 .254
    2002 .246 0 0 0 .246 0 .246
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