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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 55413 (MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 55413*
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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 5,037
    Suspected Carcinogens 4,392
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 41,239
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 9,786
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 30,402
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 10,196
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 34,700
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 40,446
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 41,780
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 37,526
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .400
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 39,991
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 45,203
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 38,152

    *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 1,595,545 0 0 0 1,595,545 417,725 NA
    1989 926,887 0 0 0 926,887 321,275 NA
    1990 668,791 0 0 0 668,791 58,451 NA
    1991 547,150 0 0 0 547,150 929,861 3,510,623
    1992 414,827 0 0 0 414,827 1,446,910 3,746,341
    1993 377,296 3,500 0 0 380,796 979,673 2,965,105
    1994 203,024 3,500 0 0 206,524 1,155,787 2,274,452
    1995 194,319 3,500 50 0 197,869 1,082,314 2,033,550
    1996 113,187 0 0 0 113,187 517,127 929,809
    1997 103,325 0 0 0 103,325 1,634,218 1,304,711
    1998 86,724 0 0 0 86,724 1,004,648 1,581,441
    1999 61,385 0 160 0 61,545 1,013,850 1,447,925
    2000 76,578 7 0 0 76,585 1,056,178 1,431,434
    2001 57,291 5 0 0 57,296 698,676 1,413,112
    2002 47,004 0 0 0 47,004 557,277 1,120,578
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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