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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 89821 (CRESCENT VALLEY, NV)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 89821*
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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 84
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,848
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 8,999
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 3,496
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,083
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 4,700
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,936
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 4,440
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 9,131
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 10,756
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 80
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 7,845
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 12,144
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 9,046

    *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 177,921 0 36,081,100 0 36,259,021 23,200 37,875,137
    1999 139,302 0 23,561,952 0 23,701,254 19,395 24,050,848
    2000 11,824 0 28,585,980 0 28,597,804 54,740 29,633,952
    2001 11,733 0 27,194,553 0 27,206,286 55,443 28,561,732
    2002 13,580 0 3,281,237 0 3,294,817 36,129 4,737,044
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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