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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 45802 (LIMA, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 45802*
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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:HYDROQUINONE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:AMMONIA
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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 16,700
    Suspected Carcinogens 3,600 58
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5,000 74,151
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 813,600
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 45
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 17,100 53
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 818,455 118
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,574,300 7,106
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,574,300 7,151
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,756,100 7,053
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 2,574,970 7,216
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2,574,720 7,151

    *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 126,436 2 0 0 126,438 155,631 NA
    1989 113,141 0 0 0 113,141 118,463 NA
    1990 102,348 2 0 0 102,350 86,674 NA
    1991 85,820 0 0 0 85,820 33,590 113,123
    1992 81,928 0 0 0 81,928 46,429 141,836
    1993 129,659 0 0 0 129,659 33,153 178,766
    1994 96,361 0 0 0 96,361 19,699 115,633
    1995 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    1996 2,746,785 48,855 0 0 2,795,640 13,300 9,150,040
    1997 2,827,035 48,855 0 0 2,875,890 20,170 8,784,200
    1998 3,327,065 52,145 0 0 3,379,210 0 9,490,600
    1999 3,640,795 59,920 0 0 3,700,715 0 9,788,210
    2000 3,142,300 80,125 0 0 3,222,425 600 8,838,015
    2001 2,372,880 61,113 0 0 2,433,993 120 7,102,665
    2002 2,574,975 81,216 0 0 2,656,191 190 7,568,145
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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