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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 45502 (SPRINGFIELD, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 45502*
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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:TRICHLOROETHYLENE
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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 153,206
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 202,268 4
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 229
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 194,790 4
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 159,606
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 155,719
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 195,019 4
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 202,063 4
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 208,463 4
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 6
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 200,990 4
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 208,463 4
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 171,263

    *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 9,209 0 0 0 9,209 1,450 NA
    1989 652,664 472 180 0 653,316 80,933 NA
    1990 552,141 213 50 0 552,404 24,168 NA
    1991 759,181 6,123 0 0 765,304 1,640,508 2,751,035
    1992 578,100 33 0 0 578,133 2,038,802 4,009,954
    1993 292,428 176 0 0 292,604 1,247,964 4,532,660
    1994 358,484 3,391 6,400 0 368,275 1,146,082 5,296,077
    1995 260,070 3,379 6,400 0 269,849 1,196,431 1,726,029
    1996 171,233 506 3,000 0 174,739 910,553 1,313,533
    1997 219,593 247 0 0 219,840 1,809,333 1,360,584
    1998 200,610 166 430 0 201,206 859,638 1,298,461
    1999 228,555 171 430 0 229,156 1,256,896 1,826,157
    2000 199,191 134 0 0 199,325 1,118,508 1,409,830
    2001 223,305 6 0 0 223,311 911,466 1,634,419
    2002 208,463 4 0 0 208,467 811,117 1,329,855
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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