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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 76065 (MIDLOTHIAN, TX)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 76065*
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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 72,659 13
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,679 44
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 198,209 13
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 161,575 4
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 36,877 9
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 68,919
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 223,974 503
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 130,110 77
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 199,306 4
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 606,500
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 207,125 226
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 72,085 4
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 134,658 231
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 836,608 750
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 800,986 53

    *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 210,855 0 6,644,479 0 6,855,334 0 NA
    1989 159,465 0 924,664 0 1,084,129 297,900 NA
    1990 6,252 0 0 0 6,252 0 NA
    1991 35,941 0 0 0 35,941 11,899,205 46,476,512
    1992 33,210 0 0 0 33,210 10,838,210 50,493,262
    1993 47,780 0 0 0 47,780 9,684,580 37,049,718
    1994 81,529 0 33,000 0 114,529 10,621,370 51,425,475
    1995 32,286 0 103,130 0 135,416 11,571,100 18,872,895
    1996 125,386 6 29,304 0 154,696 12,032,077 43,182,042
    1997 132,091 75 634,509 0 766,675 23,018,278 39,236,713
    1998 239,096 50 799,724 0 1,038,870 12,789,827 49,456,243
    1999 256,596 377 1,191,377 0 1,448,350 11,208,151 50,800,052
    2000 1,502,123 341 1,303,712 0 2,806,176 10,290,273 36,672,007
    2001 1,237,757 870 526,868 0 1,765,495 11,958,516 44,206,502
    2002 841,037 754 697,466 0 1,539,257 12,721,256 28,190,710
    "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 1.64 0 0 0 1.64 0 1.64
    2001 2.06 0 0 0 2.06 0 2.06
    2002 .7956 0 0 0 .7956 0 .7956
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