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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 75846 (JEWETT, TX)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 75846*
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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:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)
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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 3,559
    Suspected Carcinogens 16,480
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 123,090
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,960
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 107,065
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 748
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 146,125
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 33,546
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 242,496
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 868,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 115,796
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,014
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 123,611
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 890,744
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 883,599

    *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 2,250 0 628,830 0 631,080 0 NA
    1989 31,766 0 0 0 31,766 0 NA
    1990 31,890 0 0 0 31,890 85,894 NA
    1991 33,544 0 1,500 0 35,044 4,306,500 4,521,213
    1992 34,141 0 0 0 34,141 4,782,538 4,819,331
    1993 38,539 0 0 0 38,539 5,303,672 5,342,211
    1994 41,197 0 0 0 41,197 5,783,983 5,823,793
    1995 22,423 0 0 0 22,423 7,274,686 7,297,030
    1996 58,186 0 477,361 0 535,547 7,730,610 7,788,796
    1997 36,307 0 0 0 36,307 16,729,058 8,400,833
    1998 736,087 45 5,182,000 0 5,918,132 7,820,710 15,019,858
    1999 271,851 49 4,837,000 0 5,108,900 0 6,392,020
    2000 361,806 0 5,159,800 0 5,521,606 6,336,414 13,320,799
    2001 434,427 22 3,256,850 0 3,691,299 6,495,956 11,643,858
    2002 909,988 0 4,547,630 0 5,457,618 8,557,266 16,918,353
    "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 2.50 0 0 0 2.50 0 2.50
    2001 .7 0 0 0 .7 0 .7
    2002 .9 0 0 0 .9 0 .9
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