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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 55116 (SAINT PAUL, MN)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 55116*
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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 63,487
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 555,249
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 7,448
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 482,961
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 63,478
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 299,962
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 490,359
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 585,800
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 635,590
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 48
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 410,402
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 636,015
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 550,697

    *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 2,217,010 0 0 0 2,217,010 444,468 NA
    1989 1,559,938 0 0 0 1,559,938 311,712 NA
    1990 1,241,831 0 0 0 1,241,831 291,935 NA
    1991 990,513 0 0 0 990,513 1,090,828 2,637,679
    1992 874,827 0 0 0 874,827 1,276,632 2,651,130
    1993 852,103 0 0 0 852,103 1,359,021 3,058,405
    1994 751,260 0 0 0 751,260 1,449,390 2,833,292
    1995 874,550 0 0 0 874,550 1,222,267 2,572,813
    1996 654,471 0 0 0 654,471 856,295 1,778,583
    1997 902,869 0 0 0 902,869 1,783,394 2,080,692
    1998 875,164 0 0 0 875,164 905,412 2,205,787
    1999 747,785 0 0 0 747,785 930,279 2,136,802
    2000 900,656 0 0 0 900,656 512,094 1,891,289
    2001 524,235 0 0 0 524,235 606,658 1,453,759
    2002 636,016 0 0 0 636,016 663,423 1,762,503
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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