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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 98221 (ANACORTES, WA)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 98221*
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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:BENZENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY 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 39,558 146
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,981 6
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 178,924 662
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 72,653 31
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 108,484 390
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 62,554 240
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 167,997 146
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 126,953 296
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 275,681 7,824
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 677,717
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 322,891 7,948
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 20,479 26
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 239,581 7,918
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,004,740 8,038
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 929,334 8,038

    *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 1,272,710 114,450 621,550 0 2,008,710 194,250 NA
    1989 471,790 112,560 14,620 0 598,970 5 NA
    1990 551,150 59,370 44,345 0 654,865 5,410 NA
    1991 507,147 100,619 5,282 0 613,048 60,182,060 62,095,158
    1992 514,674 107,440 2,598 0 624,712 63,106,200 65,392,699
    1993 458,499 117,050 8,074 0 583,623 50,125,337 114,244,664
    1994 358,953 35,360 52,453 0 446,766 177,939 85,643,297
    1995 314,478 22,600 3,064 0 340,142 47,941 5,787,915
    1996 392,305 22,498 4,209 0 419,012 169,543 7,403,474
    1997 401,811 18,810 2,870 0 423,491 103,750 9,483,296
    1998 548,532 15,490 3,239 0 567,261 95,745 10,420,859
    1999 763,783 7,964 2,118 0 773,865 156,016 8,236,707
    2000 1,220,805 5,942 2,111 0 1,228,858 86,085 8,998,581
    2001 1,809,055 7,422 2,189 0 1,818,666 63,404 12,147,431
    2002 1,025,704 8,070 1,916 0 1,035,690 5,647 15,177,152
    "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 0 5.20 0 0 5.20 1.20 6.40
    2001 .431 1.75 5.35 0 7.53 1.25 8.78
    2002 .0839 1.63 4.85 0 6.57 .2824 6.85
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