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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 68410 (NEBRASKA CITY, NE)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 68410*
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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:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY
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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 103
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 235,150 5
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 148
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 235,002 5
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 148
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 621,148
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 150 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 867,910 5
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 856,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 246,908
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 103
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 246,807 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 867,910 5
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 867,008

    *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 669,694 3 0 0 669,697 56,771 NA
    1989 400,211 21 0 0 400,232 19,125 NA
    1990 148,206 2 0 0 148,208 48,258 NA
    1991 186,395 0 0 0 186,395 88,516 508,413
    1992 189,204 0 0 0 189,204 70,008 623,800
    1993 208,593 0 0 0 208,593 77,781 662,759
    1994 42,117 0 0 0 42,117 16,500 582,485
    1995 141,231 0 0 0 141,231 62,573 219,237
    1996 119,739 0 0 0 119,739 45,979 190,134
    1997 119,291 0 0 0 119,291 91,880 161,830
    1998 846,166 250 877,000 0 1,723,416 34,179 1,756,852
    1999 864,492 5 1,566,000 0 2,430,497 25,701 2,455,703
    2000 950,732 5 2,219,190 0 3,169,927 9,644 3,179,035
    2001 1,003,494 5 2,088,232 0 3,091,731 10,418 3,101,744
    2002 867,910 5 1,861,132 0 2,729,047 8,729 2,736,871
    "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 .336 0 0 0 .336 0 .336
    2001 .354 0 0 0 .354 0 .354
    2002 .302 0 0 0 .302 0 .302
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