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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 45840 (FINDLAY, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 45840*
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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:FORMALDEHYDE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER
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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 39,364 .910
    Suspected Carcinogens 4,139 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 732,139 16
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 6,750 .910
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 388,848 10
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 17,838 6
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 61,974 16
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 395,598 11
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 768,874 16
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 149
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 768,333 6
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 9 .910
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 415,345 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 769,394 21
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 431,864 11

    *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 1,177,560 100 0 0 1,177,660 328,273 NA
    1989 1,009,545 0 250 0 1,009,795 392,105 NA
    1990 1,099,151 0 0 0 1,099,151 156,519 NA
    1991 842,353 105 5 0 842,463 540,750 3,883,775
    1992 948,636 60 0 0 948,696 586,663 3,887,253
    1993 840,842 60 0 0 840,902 529,779 3,732,621
    1994 851,445 50 5 0 851,500 509,231 2,307,186
    1995 753,404 775 0 0 754,179 511,604 1,654,375
    1996 702,056 815 5 0 702,876 491,606 1,659,108
    1997 800,108 760 0 0 800,868 1,362,988 2,094,496
    1998 853,386 10 4,500 0 857,896 309,016 3,643,031
    1999 948,162 15 6,000 0 954,177 253,431 1,850,417
    2000 819,270 15 0 0 819,285 317,900 1,410,133
    2001 810,011 15 0 0 810,026 318,522 1,787,500
    2002 819,263 21 0 0 819,284 254,020 1,578,354
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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