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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 54469 (PORT EDWARDS, WI)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 54469*
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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 5,364 1,416
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,171 12
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 8,851 133,107
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,178 77
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 216,934 5,663
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 99,232 1,416
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 218,770 5,769
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 366,450 18,571
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 155,619
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 288,080 50,977
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 67 75
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 59,767 45,175
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 428,384 50,870
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 427,258 23,115

    *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 822,074 22,745 1,750 0 846,569 5,000 NA
    1989 634,079 16,040 1,100 20,400 671,619 0 NA
    1990 578,959 19,388 5 0 598,352 0 NA
    1991 586,874 21,510 5 0 608,389 0 3,922,246
    1992 542,971 19,601 5 0 562,577 0 3,604,250
    1993 566,519 17,395 1,000 0 584,914 0 2,806,846
    1994 354,179 17,098 0 0 371,277 0 2,592,456
    1995 302,984 440,003 1,100 0 744,087 510 2,960,380
    1996 359,897 174,004 1,100 0 535,001 98 3,047,564
    1997 353,610 215,000 1,100 0 569,710 58,600 2,949,416
    1998 305,716 387,487 20,200 0 713,403 0 2,752,940
    1999 1,567,597 446,861 195,546 0 2,210,004 29,988 8,082,974
    2000 523,911 314,706 25,543 0 864,160 62,992 8,223,647
    2001 473,945 205,720 49,633 0 729,298 55,617 7,189,467
    2002 443,970 188,554 50,688 0 683,212 42,995 6,330,650
    "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 .5028 0 .07 0 .5728 .1 .6805
    2001 .4438 1.03 .1276 0 1.60 .0038 1.61
    2002 .5357 0 .5187 0 1.05 0 1.06
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