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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 45879 (PAULDING, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 45879*
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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 11,641
    Suspected Carcinogens 54
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 12,047
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 11,499
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 418
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 11,267
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 82,019
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,013
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 82,515
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 70,400
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 12,168
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 11,272
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 666
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 82,289
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 82,027

    *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 57,492 0 0 0 57,492 0 NA
    1989 62,839 0 0 0 62,839 0 NA
    1990 33,710 0 0 0 33,710 0 NA
    1991 33,914 0 0 0 33,914 3,781 63,838,180
    1992 39,218 0 0 8 39,226 98,460 73,346,806
    1993 5,722 0 6,900 0 12,622 10,342 67,240,787
    1994 947 0 0 0 947 12,648 60,335,182
    1995 32,364 0 7,800 0 40,164 74,326 42,612,770
    1996 56,545 0 7,200 0 63,745 27,804 46,834,678
    1997 45,778 0 8,800 0 54,578 28,220 58,911,294
    1998 8,334 0 97,880 0 106,214 3,586 71,198,379
    1999 8,352 0 59,513 0 67,865 5,363 74,852,310
    2000 87,065 0 55,604 0 142,669 4,286 53,100,613
    2001 84,621 0 41,326 0 125,946 7,468 44,330,792
    2002 82,598 0 57,644 0 140,242 3,016 63,993,394
    "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 1.50 0 .1036 0 1.60 0 1.60
    2001 1.62 0 2.01 0 3.63 0 3.62
    2002 1.57 0 2.98 0 4.55 0 4.55
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