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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 48160 (MILAN, MI)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 48160*
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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:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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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 49,800
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 507,220
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 35,400
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 461,490
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 49,800
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 364,500
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 496,890
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 529,060
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 555,310
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 448,800
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 555,310
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 513,810

    *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 1,776,300 0 0 0 1,776,300 1,500 NA
    1989 1,003,500 0 0 0 1,003,500 15,500 NA
    1990 839,225 0 0 0 839,225 15,582 NA
    1991 629,460 0 0 0 629,460 64,974 730,010
    1992 665,378 0 0 0 665,378 145,201 940,686
    1993 837,835 0 0 0 837,835 218,301 1,233,218
    1994 438,944 0 0 0 438,944 93,429 761,479
    1995 457,337 0 0 0 457,337 88,205 832,105
    1996 814,600 0 0 0 814,600 177,785 1,307,280
    1997 606,350 0 0 0 606,350 459,290 995,045
    1998 495,890 0 0 0 495,890 238,410 864,710
    1999 494,110 0 0 0 494,110 405,994 1,032,354
    2000 287,590 0 0 0 287,590 390,300 1,091,310
    2001 569,350 0 0 0 569,350 280,650 994,580
    2002 555,310 0 0 0 555,310 249,928 1,002,628
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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