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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 55068 (ROSEMOUNT, MN)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 55068*
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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 32,888 2,804
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,222 2,517
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 172,570 805,381
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 48,755 2,805
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 179,612 416
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 25,349 2,800
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 112,630 2,905
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 171,994 2,987
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 219,354 6,721
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 11,546 2,500
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 311,467 7,131
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 14,048 2,804
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 203,587 3,987
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 333,809 7,227
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 220,783 7,834

    *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 18,703 940,000 0 0 958,703 0 NA
    1989 2,600 0 0 0 2,600 0 NA
    1990 71,003 0 2,876 0 73,879 0 NA
    1991 1,287,296 183,762 5,370 0 1,476,428 12,151 15,198,202
    1992 55,285 250 3,399 0 58,934 21,166 13,080,471
    1993 1,523,562 17,474 2,626 0 1,543,662 24,842 17,058,604
    1994 1,107,446 53,892 989 0 1,162,327 40,016 1,332,347
    1995 842,035 41,998 4 0 884,037 36,862 1,061,067
    1996 723,328 193,029 0 0 916,357 351,086 1,377,581
    1997 627,719 21,680 0 0 649,399 301,238 894,804
    1998 565,189 616,531 49 0 1,181,769 190,729 2,883,454
    1999 618,473 838,919 64 0 1,457,456 176,343 4,601,186
    2000 482,277 724,255 250 0 1,206,782 160,707 35,639,668
    2001 392,014 768,020 57 0 1,160,091 170,662 40,921,158
    2002 338,149 808,380 14 0 1,146,543 62,273 14,358,107
    "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 3.25 0 0 0 3.25 15.15 18.40
    2001 3.57 0 0 0 3.57 16.67 20.24
    2002 4.36 0 0 0 4.36 .077 24.82
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