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Summary Report: CLINTON County

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  • Distribution of Environmental Burdens in CLINTON County

    DISTRIBUTION OF BURDENS BY RACE/ETHNICITY

    Releases of Toxic Chemicals
    (indicator of chemical releases)   Ratio
    People of Color 1600000  1.45
    Whites 1100000

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants
    (added risk per 1,000,000)   Ratio
    People of Color 200  1.43
    Whites 140

    Superfund Sites
    (sites per square mile)   Ratio
    People of Color .37  2.06
    Whites .18

    Facilities Emitting Criteria Air Pollutants
    (facilities per square mile)   Ratio
    People of Color .71  2.22
    Whites .32


    DISTRIBUTION OF BURDENS BY INCOME

    Releases of Toxic Chemicals
    (indicator of chemical releases)   Ratio
    Low Income Families 1100000  1.13
    High Income Families 970000

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants
    (added risk per 1,000,000)   Ratio
    Low Income Families 140  1.08
    High Income Families 130

    Superfund Sites
    (sites per square mile)   Ratio
    Low Income Families .23  1.92
    High Income Families .12

    Facilities Emitting Criteria Air Pollutants
    (facilities per square mile)   Ratio
    Low Income Families .36  1.57
    High Income Families .23


    DISTRIBUTION OF BURDENS BY POVERTY

    Releases of Toxic Chemicals
    (indicator of chemical releases)   Ratio
    Families Below Poverty 1200000  1.22
    Families Above Poverty 980000

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants
    (added risk per 1,000,000)   Ratio
    Families Below Poverty 150  1.15
    Families Above Poverty 130

    Superfund Sites
    (sites per square mile)   Ratio
    Families Below Poverty .27  2.08
    Families Above Poverty .13

    Facilities Emitting Criteria Air Pollutants
    (facilities per square mile)   Ratio
    Families Below Poverty .41  1.71
    Families Above Poverty .24


    DISTRIBUTION OF BURDENS BY CHILDHOOD POVERTY

    Releases of Toxic Chemicals
    (indicator of chemical releases)   Ratio
    Kids Below Poverty 1300000  1.34
    Kids Above Poverty 970000

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants
    (added risk per 1,000,000)   Ratio
    Kids Below Poverty 150  1.25
    Kids Above Poverty 120

    Superfund Sites
    (sites per square mile)   Ratio
    Kids Below Poverty .33  2.54
    Kids Above Poverty .13

    Facilities Emitting Criteria Air Pollutants
    (facilities per square mile)   Ratio
    Kids Below Poverty .49  2.13
    Kids Above Poverty .23


    DISTRIBUTION OF BURDENS BY EDUCATION

    Releases of Toxic Chemicals
    (indicator of chemical releases)   Ratio
    Non-Highschool Graduates 990000  0.99
    Highschool Graduates 1000000

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants
    (added risk per 1,000,000)   Ratio
    Non-Highschool Graduates 130  1.00
    Highschool Graduates 130

    Superfund Sites
    (sites per square mile)   Ratio
    Non-Highschool Graduates .14  0.93
    Highschool Graduates .15

    Facilities Emitting Criteria Air Pollutants
    (facilities per square mile)   Ratio
    Non-Highschool Graduates .26  0.93
    Highschool Graduates .28


    DISTRIBUTION OF BURDENS BY JOB CLASSIFICATION

    Releases of Toxic Chemicals
    (indicator of chemical releases)   Ratio
    Working Class People 1000000  0.83
    Non-Working Class People 1200000

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants
    (added risk per 1,000,000)   Ratio
    Working Class People 130  0.87
    Non-Working Class People 150

    Superfund Sites
    (sites per square mile)   Ratio
    Working Class People .14  0.67
    Non-Working Class People .21

    Facilities Emitting Criteria Air Pollutants
    (facilities per square mile)   Ratio
    Working Class People .25  0.68
    Non-Working Class People .37


    DISTRIBUTION OF BURDENS BY HOME OWNERSHIP

    Releases of Toxic Chemicals
    (indicator of chemical releases)   Ratio
    Renters 970000  0.65
    Homeowners 1500000

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants
    (added risk per 1,000,000)   Ratio
    Renters 130  0.76
    Homeowners 170

    Superfund Sites
    (sites per square mile)   Ratio
    Renters .12  0.29
    Homeowners .41

    Facilities Emitting Criteria Air Pollutants
    (facilities per square mile)   Ratio
    Renters .23  0.38
    Homeowners .6


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