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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 89822 (CARLIN, NV)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 89822*
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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 321
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,866 .100
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 42,638 .100
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 811 .100
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 2,281
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 39,492
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 485
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 443
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 83,974
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 66
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 85,987 .100
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 254
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 81,728
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 83,420
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 83,113

    *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 208,902 7,090 132,316,806 0 132,532,798 449 140,145,458
    1999 92,881 769 110,099,838 0 110,193,488 99 115,220,976
    2000 55,352 1,135 154,242,417 0 154,298,904 75 397,338,519
    2001 94,942 2,079 171,761,701 0 171,858,722 2,911 197,035,470
    2002 86,706 .100 43,402,480 0 43,489,186 108,082 71,200,301
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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