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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 45601 (CHILLICOTHE, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 45601*
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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 29,531 363
    Suspected Carcinogens 121 6
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 54,412 14,149
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 333 159
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 213,174 5,000
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 153
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 400,373 5,263
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 168,915 7,353
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 619,781 5,943
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 731,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 279,397 10,559
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 264 153
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 148,079 5,890
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,003,132 15,300
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,001,982 6,000

    *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 3,137,210 8,300 0 0 3,145,510 1,533,654 NA
    1989 3,096,050 7,659 0 0 3,103,709 958,056 NA
    1990 2,836,414 37,050 0 0 2,873,464 137,554 NA
    1991 2,335,095 25,700 0 0 2,360,795 100,168 26,240,969
    1992 2,430,593 20,250 0 0 2,450,843 275,229 28,722,607
    1993 1,457,007 32,715 0 0 1,489,722 231,420 16,479,036
    1994 1,060,472 120,360 0 0 1,180,832 338,637 25,781,987
    1995 1,791,372 14,057 0 0 1,805,429 593,760 12,402,626
    1996 1,346,130 18,560 0 0 1,364,690 481,741 8,857,958
    1997 1,345,924 24,990 0 0 1,370,914 1,559,020 8,565,050
    1998 1,468,910 48,680 0 0 1,517,590 222,206 10,837,956
    1999 1,196,770 32,910 0 0 1,229,680 91,440 23,521,966
    2000 1,150,707 78,703 0 0 1,229,410 88,169 7,277,310
    2001 1,116,044 43,806 0 0 1,159,850 210,469 6,615,000
    2002 1,003,892 30,559 0 0 1,034,451 17,037 9,423,683
    "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 2.05 1.49 0 0 3.54 .5802 4.12
    2001 2.05 .1009 0 0 2.15 .8539 3.00
    2002 1.88 .0991 0 0 1.98 0 2.74
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