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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 54552 (PARK FALLS, WI)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 54552*
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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:LEAD
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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 5,357 352
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,601 43
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 92 24
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 15,198 3,215
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,573 43
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 7,699 333
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 15,359 4,471
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 16,669 7,746
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 3,819
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 16,234 7,746
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 88 24
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2,401 4,526
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 20,094 8,978
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 18,572 7,727

    *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 176,405 7,036 95,232 0 278,673 0 NA
    1989 33,406 3,077 95,232 0 131,715 0 NA
    1990 32,964 73,415 94,572 0 200,951 0 NA
    1991 65,374 125,250 93,900 0 284,524 0 7,263,928
    1992 53,566 61,250 96,500 0 211,316 0 6,882,081
    1993 49,206 41,880 2,864 0 93,950 0 7,555,525
    1994 67,523 62,261 2,989 0 132,773 0 8,782,641
    1995 45,901 20,488 3,026 0 69,415 0 6,995,088
    1996 40,588 19,073 3,338 0 62,999 0 6,378,514
    1997 45,502 23,020 3,195 0 71,717 0 6,063,782
    1998 42,481 26,248 6,532 0 75,261 0 1,701,627
    1999 43,574 38,701 2,244 0 84,519 0 1,733,395
    2000 40,842 13,610 1,904 0 56,356 0 1,735,288
    2001 19,943 8,568 3,124 0 31,635 0 1,287,819
    2002 20,094 8,978 11,367 0 40,439 0 1,275,058
    "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 .1858 .77 1.91 0 2.87 0 2.91
    2001 .1745 0 1.15 0 1.33 0 1.33
    2002 .1792 0 9.79 0 9.97 0 9.97
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