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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 72501 (BATESVILLE, AR)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 72501*
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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:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER
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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 21,601 .021
    Suspected Carcinogens 54
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 202,228 .021
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 45,675 .021
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 131,912
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 21,332
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 155,760 .021
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 177,663 .032
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 194,004 .021
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 218,055 .021
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .695 .021
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 218,912
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 219,167
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 193,467

    *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 32,505 0 255 0 32,760 203,250 NA
    1989 191,687 0 250 0 191,937 14,876 NA
    1990 1,427,367 1,415 872 0 1,429,654 344,130 NA
    1991 1,201,425 3,820 3,860 0 1,209,105 717,548 36,588,159
    1992 579,295 0 15 0 579,310 257,639 871,136
    1993 252,542 0 0 0 252,542 41,683 338,675
    1994 534,065 96 5 0 534,166 125,404 14,167,622
    1995 881,065 85 755 0 881,905 279,971 32,454,571
    1996 542,140 8,872 1,002 0 552,014 463,333 23,808,235
    1997 374,968 0 1,005 0 375,973 824,560 800,973
    1998 302,772 0 515 0 303,287 378,814 691,413
    1999 150,167 0 760 0 150,927 417,497 568,516
    2000 193,053 0 510 0 193,563 383,123 575,348
    2001 173,426 0 127 0 173,553 335,242 510,377
    2002 219,190 .032 29,941 0 249,132 308,324 672,240
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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