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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 47716 (EVANSVILLE, IN)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 47716*
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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 27,477
    Suspected Carcinogens 79
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 271,298
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 68,686
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 292,708
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 27,340
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 121,963
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 361,412
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 361,257
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 361,257
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 271,298
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 361,642
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 350,372

    *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
    1997 171,382 0 0 0 171,382 127,322 330,545
    1998 240,203 0 0 0 240,203 74,481 415,113
    1999 238,073 0 0 0 238,073 112,740 458,100
    2000 341,478 0 0 0 341,478 257,503 651,100
    2001 4,824 0 0 0 4,824 610,152 868,274
    2002 361,642 0 0 0 361,642 581,424 2,195,523
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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