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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 75074 (PLANO, TX)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 75074*
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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: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 8 .116
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 3,820 5
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 8 .116
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 3,812 5
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 8 .116
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 8 .116
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 3,820 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,820 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 8 .116
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 8 .116
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 3,812 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,820 5
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 8 .116

    *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 124,000 0 0 0 124,000 13,067 NA
    1989 24,000 0 0 0 24,000 37,350 NA
    1990 8,030 0 0 0 8,030 27,600 NA
    1991 16,730 0 0 0 16,730 33,061 41,446
    1992 45,167 0 0 0 45,167 30,107 51,869
    1993 24,735 5 0 0 24,740 60,616 8,823,724
    1994 18,005 5 0 0 18,010 863,033 10,175,665
    1995 13,255 0 0 0 13,255 830,999 14,202,630
    1996 16,315 0 0 0 16,315 525,195 13,718,689
    1997 26,809 5 6 0 26,820 2,329,684 13,889,425
    1998 28,048 10 4 0 28,062 1,533,563 14,947,407
    1999 18,525 10 4 0 18,539 1,666,564 12,861,012
    2000 4,755 10 5,782 0 10,547 833,103 13,518,597
    2001 8,269 5 0 0 8,274 917,073 16,089,118
    2002 3,820 5 0 0 3,825 1,060,596 10,778,878
    "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 6.65 0 0 0 6.65 0 6.65
    2001 6.55 0 0 0 6.55 0 6.55
    2002 5.92 0 0 0 5.92 0 5.92
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