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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 77701 (BEAUMONT, TX)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 77701*
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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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CARBON TETRACHLORIDE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM 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 67,502 5,667
    Suspected Carcinogens 48,155 2,399
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,130,737 146,384
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 712,081 626
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,442,791 47,399
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 69,242 84
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 893,071 7,663
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,110,948 50,602
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,496,871 46,607
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 635,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,559,366 51,189
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 20,285 559
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 2,415,928 44,339
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,267,454 53,823
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,083,324 51,299

    *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 6,184,367 750 1,420,350 0 7,605,467 4,490,890 NA
    1989 4,954,130 80,924 72,100 0 5,107,154 3,751,821 NA
    1990 6,617,601 295,450 38,650 0 6,951,701 401,980 NA
    1991 5,489,434 7,294 3,197 0 5,499,925 812,863 19,681,343
    1992 4,873,529 250 4,636 0 4,878,415 564,778 10,327,228
    1993 4,344,895 36 25,686 0 4,370,617 904,602 11,578,175
    1994 3,322,228 20 3,097 0 3,325,345 570,522 9,753,341
    1995 3,400,663 0 1 0 3,400,664 419,905 11,384,374
    1996 3,729,993 0 0 0 3,729,993 86,690 17,060,105
    1997 3,622,912 29,654 0 0 3,652,566 1,848,028 12,946,191
    1998 3,694,449 34,592 1,419 0 3,730,460 1,210,211 13,307,167
    1999 3,316,540 57,619 77 0 3,374,236 598,533 6,889,274
    2000 2,349,473 205,109 2 0 2,554,584 461,259 6,454,953
    2001 2,211,853 159,687 2 0 2,371,542 68,368 4,856,260
    2002 3,272,224 155,699 0 0 3,427,923 10,282 6,002,278
    "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 2.09 0 0 0 2.09 0 2.09
    2001 2.07 0 0 0 2.07 0 2.07
    2002 2.31 0 0 0 2.31 0 2.31
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