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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 61911 (ARTHUR, IL)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 61911*
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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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)
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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 18,950
    Suspected Carcinogens 25,292
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 147,389
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 10,899
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 219,929
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 44,242
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 114,512
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 230,828
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 230,828
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 230,828
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 147,389
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 230,984
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 230,828

    *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 595,299 0 0 0 595,299 102,420 NA
    1989 526,742 0 0 0 526,742 133,281 NA
    1990 510,676 0 0 0 510,676 80,718 NA
    1991 314,000 0 0 0 314,000 46,790 365,740
    1992 257,198 0 0 0 257,198 57,880 320,317
    1993 162,100 0 0 0 162,100 17,000 181,200
    1994 164,100 0 0 0 164,100 22,000 186,100
    1995 143,650 0 0 0 143,650 22,056 165,706
    1996 138,283 0 0 0 138,283 35,779 174,062
    1997 139,479 0 0 0 139,479 31,084 155,021
    1998 164,774 0 0 0 164,774 13,903 178,677
    1999 210,894 0 0 0 210,894 14,506 225,410
    2000 177,636 0 0 0 177,636 12,913 195,024
    2001 116,439 0 0 0 116,439 17,642 134,081
    2002 230,984 0 0 0 230,984 201,159 432,022
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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