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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 54656 (SPARTA, WI)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 54656*
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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 57
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 51,607
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 51,607
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 51,607
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 51,607
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 51,607
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 51,607
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 57
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 51,550
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 51,550
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 51,550

    *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 296,857 293 0 0 297,150 280,338 NA
    1989 395,583 1 0 0 395,584 242,693 NA
    1990 331,730 10 250 0 331,990 15,359 NA
    1991 214,760 15 0 0 214,775 155,096 664,935
    1992 162,830 14 0 0 162,844 134,615 589,015
    1993 169,312 7 0 0 169,319 93,028 524,577
    1994 130,451 1 5,970 1 136,423 688,785 1,053,973
    1995 102,725 0 2,500 0 105,225 88,944 298,115
    1996 103,006 0 0 0 103,006 71,233 314,217
    1997 73,996 0 0 0 73,996 86,407 217,614
    1998 58,590 0 0 0 58,590 49,342 207,118
    1999 85,850 0 0 0 85,850 66,463 239,413
    2000 55,840 0 0 0 55,840 58,030 231,374
    2001 36,587 0 40,398 0 76,984 45,969 206,753
    2002 51,607 0 32,061 0 83,668 54,290 226,764
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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