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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 45212 (CINCINNATI, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 45212*
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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:CHLOROFORM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COBALT COMPOUNDS
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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 7,038 10
    Suspected Carcinogens 512 21
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 12,424 120
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 511 2
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 8,300 8
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 6,994
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 497 67
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 13,593 31
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 13,635 22
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 15,338 2
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 103 2
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 13,915 8
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 15,354 73
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5,476 29

    *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 913,494 0 0 0 913,494 738,687 NA
    1989 595,433 0 0 0 595,433 286,514 NA
    1990 785,564 0 0 0 785,564 200,751 NA
    1991 614,092 0 0 0 614,092 478,291 2,483,131
    1992 384,715 824 0 0 385,539 462,002 1,631,497
    1993 296,473 782 0 0 297,255 808,238 2,318,473
    1994 380,573 842 0 0 381,415 503,824 2,106,836
    1995 200,958 203 0 0 201,161 4,065,126 5,034,697
    1996 119,061 253 0 0 119,314 3,413,607 4,000,580
    1997 80,662 188 0 0 80,850 4,006,498 4,430,550
    1998 43,116 246 0 0 43,362 4,249,381 4,888,385
    1999 25,256 155 0 0 25,411 3,962,683 4,637,369
    2000 14,869 219 0 0 15,088 5,749,691 6,209,232
    2001 12,556 162 0 0 12,718 3,922,334 4,839,208
    2002 15,570 165 0 0 15,735 3,466,864 4,641,169
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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