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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 48359 (LAKE ORION, MI)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 48359*
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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 19,316 3
    Suspected Carcinogens 10
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 379,160 3
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 8,364 3
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 261,516
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 19,086
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 194,884 86
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 269,870 3
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 369,005 3
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 29,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 415,075 41
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 230 3
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 247,715 38
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 426,375 121
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 312,275

    *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
    1990 1,741,629 0 0 0 1,741,629 131,191 NA
    1991 3,845,400 0 0 0 3,845,400 2,021,284 2,492,412
    1992 3,702,940 0 0 0 3,702,940 775,680 4,935,356
    1993 2,263,624 0 0 0 2,263,624 743,482 3,561,008
    1994 2,357,050 0 0 0 2,357,050 395,028 2,753,780
    1995 971,629 0 30 0 971,659 339,135 1,822,366
    1996 629,260 0 0 0 629,260 739,122 1,951,200
    1997 884,075 0 0 0 884,075 894,833 1,843,073
    1998 535,161 0 0 0 535,161 619,201 1,392,315
    1999 530,900 0 0 0 530,900 495,003 1,262,954
    2000 669,660 140 0 0 669,800 605,788 1,584,333
    2001 409,158 155 0 0 409,313 387,561 971,569
    2002 444,935 124 0 0 445,059 443,855 1,057,971
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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