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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 89438 (VALMY, NV)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 89438*
    Cleanest/Best Zip Codes in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Zip Codes in US
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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 1,898 1,031
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,334 6,058
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 39,711 60,969
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,915 69
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,544 2,980
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 36,500
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 59,840 1,581
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,916 501
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 102,745 8,451
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 233,117
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 65,109 12,469
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,894 51
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 41,908 11,380
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 295,641 15,940
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 294,652 11,340

    *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 322,913 113,750 56,892,454 0 57,329,117 9,400 59,290,909
    1999 204,334 117,776 31,722,557 0 32,044,667 34,324 33,574,521
    2000 168,039 106,790 36,267,326 0 36,542,155 64,243 38,121,741
    2001 235,161 65,548 21,683,191 0 21,983,900 11,552 24,623,858
    2002 298,848 76,009 59,535,068 0 59,909,924 6,259 63,320,331
    "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 2.72 0 0 0 2.72 0 2.72
    2001 2.55 0 0 0 2.55 0 2.55
    2002 2.81 0 0 0 2.81 0 2.81
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