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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 62454 (ROBINSON, IL)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 62454*
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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 105,705 267
    Suspected Carcinogens 17,400 57
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 270,385 274,242
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 79,546 79
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 311,441 15,402
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 56,016 53
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 174,062 752
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 326,628 15,424
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 393,368 15,379
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 10
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 439,894 15,609
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 29,484 52
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 277,417 502
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 444,896 16,050
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 393,900 15,531

    *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 2,140,660 68,819 18,000 0 2,227,479 29,174 NA
    1989 3,025,192 163,433 23,603 0 3,212,228 6,229 NA
    1990 2,139,271 138,660 22,285 0 2,300,216 2,825 NA
    1991 994,916 9,695 1,425 0 1,006,036 67,696 1,519,762
    1992 903,247 8,165 1,265 0 912,677 136,044 1,268,202
    1993 987,892 20,175 3,065 0 1,011,132 235,176 1,491,385
    1994 869,782 8,675 4,549 0 883,006 329,300 1,591,237
    1995 1,298,972 26,259 18,101 0 1,343,332 38,368 1,478,915
    1996 406,643 28,678 3,069 0 438,390 30,333 1,221,696
    1997 340,451 54,924 4,735 0 400,110 366,462 2,032,134
    1998 217,433 12,756 3,899 0 234,088 2,444 1,167,113
    1999 350,785 85,554 1,890 0 438,229 10,182 1,437,195
    2000 447,808 95,134 12,963 0 555,905 61,378 1,811,223
    2001 513,810 133,710 5,969 0 653,489 95,113 1,999,776
    2002 449,214 289,830 880 0 739,924 156,704 2,409,658
    "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 .898 .03 0 0 .928 .004 .933
    2001 .969 .04 0 0 1.01 0 1.01
    2002 .77 .04 0 0 .81 .01 .821
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