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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 71822 (ASHDOWN, AR)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 71822*
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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 81,472 9,007
    Suspected Carcinogens 111 36
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 55,747 42,690
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 444
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 502,656 15,833
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 110,421 27,457
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 483,031 20,363
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 719,405 102,847
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 147,671
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 799,682 356,251
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 404
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 324,158 339,832
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 969,592 374,586
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 970,721 176,816

    *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 572,627 21,450 71 0 594,148 0 NA
    1989 501,976 21,100 2,368 0 525,444 0 NA
    1990 239,676 45,000 805 0 285,481 0 NA
    1991 526,831 73,170 160 0 600,161 6,300 48,079,630
    1992 528,001 63,010 100 0 591,111 14,000 41,568,870
    1993 725,014 49,245 275 0 774,534 5,700 52,279,175
    1994 889,639 67,950 220 0 957,809 8,924 53,246,442
    1995 1,089,299 81,450 165 0 1,170,914 9,951 51,071,562
    1996 964,974 66,498 190 0 1,031,662 9,000 32,346,308
    1997 942,024 268,348 1,129,465 0 2,339,837 9,600 32,107,941
    1998 1,100,704 271,269 364,152 0 1,736,125 4,200 30,430,928
    1999 1,046,376 349,741 206,052 0 1,602,169 4,500 30,550,984
    2000 652,626 504,646 284,952 0 1,442,224 5,900 49,057,164
    2001 658,797 502,547 601,813 0 1,763,157 2,198 48,971,084
    2002 975,617 492,802 612,260 0 2,080,679 1,706 49,361,997
    "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 2.02 2.24 13.02 0 17.27 0 17.27
    2001 4.45 0 13.11 0 17.56 0 17.56
    2002 2.36 1.79 1.69 0 5.83 0 5.84
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