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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 45885 (SAINT MARYS, OH)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 45885*
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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 45,843
    Suspected Carcinogens 2
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 400,789
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 107,804
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 428,031
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 45,237
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 367,109 146
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 535,835
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 590,173
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 90,490
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 535,835
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 624
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 400,165
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 625,788 146
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 609,721

    *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 413,199 0 0 0 413,199 74,698 NA
    1989 502,377 0 0 0 502,377 51,410 NA
    1990 500,738 0 0 0 500,738 95,281 NA
    1991 576,176 0 0 0 576,176 328,138 875,470
    1992 596,581 0 0 0 596,581 180,704 815,722
    1993 484,386 0 0 0 484,386 86,351 611,623
    1994 586,117 5 5 0 586,127 96,160 720,779
    1995 563,135 3 0 0 563,138 108,558 742,668
    1996 553,083 5 0 0 553,088 86,825 682,169
    1997 559,313 140 0 0 559,453 161,557 700,916
    1998 581,060 163 0 0 581,223 392,219 1,028,600
    1999 585,761 92 78 0 585,931 432,356 1,017,754
    2000 647,995 141 0 0 648,136 449,106 1,096,089
    2001 580,342 184 0 0 580,526 470,545 1,067,440
    2002 626,394 146 261 0 626,801 404,314 1,036,773
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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