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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 61761 (NORMAL, IL)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 61761*
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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
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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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 44,449
    Suspected Carcinogens 436
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 561,617
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 81,381
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 492,027
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 44,449
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 353,122
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 573,584
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 581,766
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 150
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 595,716
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 119
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 539,908
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 595,728
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 517,665

    *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 20,815 0 0 0 20,815 273,026 NA
    1989 166,849 0 0 0 166,849 41,000 NA
    1990 254,055 0 120 30 254,205 0 NA
    1991 284,771 0 0 0 284,771 25,521 310,284
    1992 181,557 0 0 0 181,557 2,039,580 2,219,037
    1993 490,859 0 0 0 490,859 1,892,400 2,403,884
    1995 466,192 0 0 0 466,192 4,013,413 4,613,322
    1996 353,912 0 0 0 353,912 5,569,048 6,095,235
    1997 425,638 0 0 0 425,638 12,774,866 6,939,274
    1998 398,678 0 0 0 398,678 1,004,941 1,533,623
    1999 463,453 0 0 0 463,453 1,188,183 1,673,324
    2000 694,788 0 0 0 694,788 1,392,432 2,122,154
    2001 569,703 0 0 0 569,703 859,146 1,459,378
    2002 595,869 0 0 0 595,869 917,818 1,578,976
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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