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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 47131 (JEFFERSONVILLE, IN)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 47131*
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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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)
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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 17,696
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 204,941
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 21,969
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 222,390
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 17,696
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 105,371
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 244,359
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 244,359
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 244,359
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 204,941
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 244,359
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 244,359

    *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 487,379 0 0 0 487,379 2,750 NA
    1989 494,835 0 0 0 494,835 6,000 NA
    1990 501,327 0 0 0 501,327 6,750 NA
    1991 339,400 0 0 0 339,400 0 339,000
    1992 428,000 0 0 0 428,000 0 427,000
    1993 484,000 0 0 0 484,000 0 483,000
    1994 536,000 0 0 0 536,000 0 536,000
    1995 568,000 0 0 0 568,000 0 568,000
    1996 478,000 0 0 0 478,000 1,250 478,000
    1999 309,000 0 0 0 309,000 1,250 336,000
    2000 309,000 0 0 0 309,000 1,250 309,000
    2001 414,000 0 0 0 414,000 1,250 406,000
    2002 244,359 0 0 0 244,359 0 244,486
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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