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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 47601 (BOONVILLE, IN)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 47601*
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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 .100 10
    Suspected Carcinogens 41
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants .100 16
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .100 6
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants .100 45
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants .100 55
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 5 10
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 10 16
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .100 5
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 10 10
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 10 60
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5 40

    *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 3,000 0 0 0 3,000 0 NA
    1991 505 0 0 0 505 9,950 15,500
    1992 505 0 0 0 505 14,900 14,900
    1993 510 0 0 0 510 16,595 16,920
    1995 122 0 0 0 122 6,312 6,276
    1996 405 0 0 0 405 130,268 115,379
    1997 259 0 0 0 259 263,576 132,038
    1998 316 0 0 0 316 207,929 208,244
    1999 258 0 0 0 258 109,188 172,447
    2000 51 308 556,000 0 556,359 13,213 569,157
    2001 5 359 387,112 0 387,476 0 387,412
    2002 10 71 918,963 0 919,044 0 918,963
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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