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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 68107 (OMAHA, NE)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 68107*
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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:AMMONIA
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Carcinogens 179
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 947
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 768
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 65,303
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 179
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 35,511
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 100,635
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 100,635
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 99,688
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 35,332

    *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 391,040 0 0 0 391,040 694,071 NA
    1989 512,045 0 0 0 512,045 834,676 NA
    1990 338,981 0 0 0 338,981 840,414 NA
    1991 358,754 0 250 0 359,004 472,665 943,028
    1992 852,832 0 0 0 852,832 978,772 2,065,043
    1993 856,202 0 0 0 856,202 743,583 1,823,195
    1994 514,025 0 0 0 514,025 376,720 882,816
    1995 184,065 0 0 0 184,065 154,773 338,721
    1996 207,701 0 0 0 207,701 119,242 328,991
    1997 198,376 5 0 0 198,381 204,962 326,479
    1998 29,892 5 0 0 29,897 141,664 469,459
    1999 73,670 5 0 0 73,675 83,379 329,986
    2000 65,230 0 0 0 65,230 60,747 204,904
    2001 75,907 0 0 0 75,907 35,898 111,239
    2002 100,635 0 0 0 100,635 22,716 126,495
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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