POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Reports

Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 54555 (PHILLIPS, WI)
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 54555*
    Cleanest/Best Zip Codes in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Zip Codes in US
    0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% 100%

    Total environmental releases:
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:

    See how this zip code ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank zip codes in WISCONSIN by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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.

  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:N-BUTYL ALCOHOL
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to noncancer risk


    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area

      [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 28,257 250
    Suspected Carcinogens 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 229,309 250
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 238,480 250
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 28,257
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 135,554 255
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 238,480 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 303,978
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 303,978
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 163,811 250
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 303,978 255
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 303,978 255

    *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.
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 662,265 0 0 0 662,265 103,100 NA
    1989 802,269 0 0 0 802,269 114,855 NA
    1990 737,544 0 0 0 737,544 0 NA
    1991 615,362 0 0 0 615,362 144,901 705,420
    1992 716,727 10 0 0 716,737 112,525 829,269
    1993 710,203 15 0 0 710,218 104,010 838,773
    1994 583,373 10 0 0 583,383 67,556 650,971
    1995 479,081 10 0 0 479,091 46,957 543,688
    1996 498,245 255 0 0 498,500 33,343 559,847
    1997 500,564 500 0 0 501,064 36,351 603,148
    1998 374,523 255 0 0 374,778 18,161 438,609
    1999 393,401 500 0 0 393,901 20,776 450,963
    2000 431,091 500 0 0 431,591 33,005 485,497
    2001 315,235 255 0 0 315,490 23,373 351,432
    2002 303,978 255 0 0 304,233 80,108 396,858
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
      [ top ]
     
     
    Fax companies responsible for the top-ranked pollution problems in Zip Code 54555 (free)
    Email EPA
    Join an online discussion about this zip code


    Email a Scorecard Community Report to a friend
    Network with environmental groups
    Learn how to use Scorecard to find out about toxics in your community


    Contribute to Environmental Defense
    Volunteer with environmental groups in your community

      [ top ]