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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 53081 (SHEBOYGAN, WI)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 53081*
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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:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY
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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 3,416 22
    Suspected Carcinogens 305 75
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 26,568 37
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 5,636
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 27,674 37
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,323
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 251,483 1,682
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 34,102 60
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 254,507 15
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 247,716
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 37,288 135
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 115
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 25,179 142
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 299,952 1,802
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 287,900 1,032

    *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 146,208 0 0 0 146,208 65,337 NA
    1989 139,707 0 0 0 139,707 93,387 NA
    1990 138,500 0 0 0 138,500 554,931 NA
    1991 124,209 0 10 0 124,219 1,275,120 1,375,761
    1992 136,782 15 755 0 137,552 1,918,975 3,071,848
    1993 147,542 5 5 0 147,552 1,633,983 2,018,389
    1994 161,036 15 0 0 161,051 423,186 1,395,453
    1995 126,278 10 0 0 126,288 383,091 1,196,713
    1996 112,302 0 0 0 112,302 416,944 884,271
    1997 140,198 0 0 0 140,198 3,358,591 2,181,017
    1998 144,854 0 0 0 144,854 1,916,793 2,454,055
    1999 420,645 2,282 1,079 0 424,006 3,312,366 4,117,879
    2000 392,819 2,935 0 0 395,754 3,516,122 4,252,785
    2001 342,691 2,932 0 0 345,623 3,941,825 4,387,947
    2002 304,245 2,767 0 0 307,012 2,505,998 4,000,102
    "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 4.10 0 0 0 4.10 0 4.10
    2001 4.25 0 0 0 4.25 0 4.25
    2002 5.81 0 0 0 5.81 0 5.80
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