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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 82716 (GILLETTE, WY)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 82716*
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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:MERCURY
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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 950 3
    Suspected Carcinogens 56
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5,028 2,097
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,132 3
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 3,952
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 954 3
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 4,498 3
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 714 3
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 7,857 64
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 6,347
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 4,897 64
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 902 3
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 4,395 61
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 8,332 64
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 9,913 73

    *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 500 0 200 0 700 250 NA
    1989 500 0 0 0 500 250 NA
    1990 500 0 220 0 720 250 NA
    1991 3,455 0 0 0 3,455 4,215 3,877
    1992 3,085 0 0 0 3,085 3,360 3,156
    1995 0 0 255 0 255 0 352
    1996 1,010 399 255 0 1,664 255 1,947
    1997 755 331 250 0 1,336 108,055 55,535
    1998 17,884 341 1,682,250 0 1,700,475 255 1,924,025
    1999 11,262 373 895,691 0 907,326 255 970,154
    2000 10,369 68 1,181,865 0 1,192,302 255 1,236,039
    2001 9,516 607 1,261,686 0 1,271,809 4,407 1,323,178
    2002 10,430 2,167 1,297,479 0 1,310,077 175 1,310,305
    "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 1.02 0 0 0 1.02 0 1.02
    2001 1.00 0 0 0 1.00 0 1.00
    2002 1.03 0 0 0 1.03 0 1.03
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