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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 47670 (PRINCETON, IN)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 47670*
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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 12,233
    Suspected Carcinogens 3,415
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 854,212
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 33,973
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 790,899
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 7,815
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 4,758,587
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 192,679
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 5,527,916
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 6,743,250
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 905,892
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2,128
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 784,095
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 7,021,135
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 6,979,147

    *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 127,739 0 0 0 127,739 20,426 NA
    1989 142,077 0 0 0 142,077 17,358 NA
    1990 121,854 0 0 0 121,854 11,792 NA
    1991 73,209 0 0 0 73,209 8,319 76,401
    1992 84,444 0 0 0 84,444 13,695 90,174
    1993 146,903 500 473 0 147,876 25,717 164,065
    1994 89,740 0 274 0 90,014 17,299 107,059
    1995 80,010 0 1,238 0 81,248 17,537 98,371
    1996 78,500 0 837 0 79,337 3,765 82,098
    1997 10 0 500 0 510 6,942 4,148
    1998 8,166,864 0 4,267,139 0 12,434,003 172,069 23,646,895
    1999 7,246,934 0 2,978,593 0 10,225,527 2,258,148 21,982,357
    2000 7,457,505 0 3,572,657 0 11,030,162 1,918,112 29,799,210
    2001 7,238,895 0 3,479,783 0 10,718,678 9,309,950 31,488,336
    2002 7,032,786 0 3,556,498 0 10,589,283 10,408,049 32,873,908
    "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 1.55 0 0 0 1.55 0 1.55
    2001 1.46 0 0 0 1.46 0 1.46
    2002 1.51 0 0 0 1.51 0 1.51
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