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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 89414 (GOLCONDA, NV)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 89414*
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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 153 14
    Suspected Carcinogens 12,993 173
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 70,483 162
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 681 1
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 10,315 66
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 57,000
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 248 25
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,218
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 87,423 128
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 68,021
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 88,353 228
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 121
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 77,422 189
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 143,829 320
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 143,661 210

    *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
    1998 166,244 3,398 313,964,402 0 314,134,044 9,978 337,905,636
    1999 127,521 2,338 382,643,819 1,500 382,775,178 8,768 386,971,413
    2000 184,532 678 230,888,801 0 231,074,012 1,428 240,885,363
    2001 156,588 717 156,079,324 0 156,236,630 1,389 166,034,227
    2002 155,269 468 292,305,885 0 292,461,622 710 295,287,842
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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