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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 51054 (SERGEANT BLUFF, IA)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 51054*
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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 2,370
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,650
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 308,370 48,000
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,750
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 704,965 1,500
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 265,743 250
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 37,924 1,750
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,304,351 16,555
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 608,187
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,407,464 16,555
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,400
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,369,929 15,055
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,710,451 17,060
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,345,166 16,560

    *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 3,814,250 151,923 24,500 0 3,990,673 0 NA
    1989 3,924,900 174,999 17,000 0 4,116,899 0 NA
    1990 3,836,655 101,012 18,000 0 3,955,667 0 NA
    1991 3,826,755 270,880 27,700 0 4,125,335 0 4,093,551
    1992 3,265,010 317,160 25,100 0 3,607,270 0 3,592,990
    1993 3,021,210 366,322 26,400 0 3,413,932 0 3,447,712
    1994 2,644,360 306,378 16,100 0 2,966,838 85,000 3,008,233
    1995 926,353 49,052 7,785 0 983,190 233,417 1,208,499
    1996 1,664,033 108,555 6,714 0 1,779,302 42,900 1,827,974
    1997 1,660,596 154,455 413,540 0 2,228,591 11,880 1,830,731
    1998 1,468,025 159,265 104,300 0 1,731,590 27,350 2,012,262
    1999 1,773,825 320,455 3,064,460 0 5,158,740 124,279 26,312,809
    2000 1,727,738 252,743 1,430,081 0 3,410,562 1,590,820 14,878,411
    2001 1,943,017 177,486 1,399,710 0 3,520,213 666,895 16,795,411
    2002 1,714,081 65,060 1,515,448 0 3,294,589 426,815 7,976,409
    "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 1.21 0 0 0 1.21 0 1.22
    2001 1.30 0 0 0 1.30 0 1.30
    2002 1.20 0 0 0 1.20 0 1.20
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