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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 57078 (YANKTON, SD)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 57078*
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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 24,096
    Suspected Carcinogens 250
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 117,096
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 4,850
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 101,396
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 23,846
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 38,000
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 106,751
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 129,002
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 140,852
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 129,252
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 141,357
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 82,096

    *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 149,346 0 0 0 149,346 163,073 NA
    1989 124,228 0 0 0 124,228 62,997 NA
    1990 107,015 0 0 0 107,015 61,955 NA
    1991 148,669 0 19,500 0 168,169 101,150 23,682,370
    1992 273,187 0 0 0 273,187 165,703 36,016,100
    1993 249,982 0 0 0 249,982 150,013 27,910,885
    1994 331,200 0 0 0 331,200 179,046 30,484,182
    1995 289,399 0 0 0 289,399 278,977 32,290,509
    1996 140,346 0 0 0 140,346 119,748 464,488
    1997 119,185 0 2,087 0 121,272 410,256 696,521
    1998 185,170 0 13,557 0 198,727 216,298 731,131
    1999 193,611 0 13,167 0 206,778 312,497 969,428
    2000 256,169 0 0 0 256,169 394,262 974,845
    2001 158,384 0 0 0 158,384 243,680 982,466
    2002 141,357 0 0 0 141,357 550,867 1,249,695
    "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 .1599 0 0 0 .1599 0 .1599
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