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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 45804 (LIMA, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 45804*
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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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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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 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 92,208 105
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,642
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 183,264 80,749
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 81,697 110
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 108,481 5
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 65,409 105
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 189,647 115
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 105,658 110
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 199,632 625
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 184,280
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 280,221 625
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 41,398 105
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 150,434 520
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 529,226 625
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 428,029 625

    *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 532,490 8,700 288,908 0 830,098 868,766 NA
    1989 548,987 6,251 35,750 0 590,988 126,358 NA
    1990 541,576 9,475 21,350 0 572,401 174,111 NA
    1991 410,868 10,560 118,440 0 539,868 171,917 4,785,556
    1992 349,680 4,400 173,000 0 527,080 476,060 6,388,801
    1993 303,681 4,300 207,600 0 515,581 558,165 6,622,605
    1994 256,245 3,900 207,002 0 467,147 402,554 6,431,654
    1995 319,482 96,470 2 0 415,954 735,579 13,935,667
    1996 286,039 98,600 0 0 384,639 763,844 8,846,436
    1997 276,939 92,500 0 0 369,439 1,202,253 7,319,177
    1998 246,397 92,775 0 0 339,172 519,010 7,349,328
    1999 654,957 81,364 0 14,272,051 15,008,372 472,894 34,908,247
    2000 418,710 74,808 0 13,342,695 13,836,213 551,783 33,907,115
    2001 421,328 76,795 36 15,721,175 16,219,334 586,538 40,715,361
    2002 538,718 81,259 0 13,571,128 14,191,105 450,257 40,447,979
    "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
    2002 .8 0 0 0 .8 0 .8
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