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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 45215 (CINCINNATI, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 45215*
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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:COBALT
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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 3,102 500
    Suspected Carcinogens 94,015 250
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 130,007 500
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 93,906
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 34,572 500
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 532
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 7,905 750
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 126,413 750
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 128,210 500
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 563
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 130,262 500
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 131,205 750
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 133,469 750
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 130,368 750

    *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 2,828,182 3,297 0 0 2,831,479 1,212,139 NA
    1989 2,105,619 3,303 79,740 0 2,188,662 1,610,374 NA
    1990 1,560,473 2,356 1,590 0 1,564,419 1,115,941 NA
    1991 1,964,282 1,430 528 0 1,966,240 3,118,866 6,078,399
    1992 1,534,523 788 0 0 1,535,311 3,633,508 6,890,270
    1993 1,259,017 641 0 0 1,259,658 2,969,596 5,052,203
    1994 532,645 524 0 0 533,169 1,277,281 3,215,942
    1995 144,638 347 0 0 144,985 847,498 1,405,868
    1996 144,481 610 0 0 145,091 805,757 1,759,792
    1997 108,136 750 0 0 108,886 1,117,082 1,682,518
    1998 104,970 750 0 0 105,720 895,578 1,825,902
    1999 197,475 750 0 0 198,225 951,166 2,064,086
    2000 170,058 750 0 0 170,808 972,711 1,829,592
    2001 165,701 750 0 0 166,451 912,191 1,893,405
    2002 134,583 750 0 0 135,333 801,329 1,727,969
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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