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Environmental Release Report: CONECUH County, AL
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CONECUH County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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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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  • Environmental Justice Analysis for CONECUH County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area

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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 .203
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 10,716 45
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 9,334
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 46,354
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 9,727
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 55,688
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 55,688
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 55,688
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .203
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 10,716
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 55,688
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 55,688

    *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
    6 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    218 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the exposure estimates required for safety assessment
    Water Releases
    5 TRI chems released to water in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    172 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
    1989 126,250 0 0 0 126,250 6,000 NA
    1990 176,850 0 0 0 176,850 6,800 NA
    1991 174,005 0 750 0 174,755 5,300 182,808
    1992 127,905 0 0 0 127,905 3,800 135,605
    1993 141,092 0 0 0 141,092 4,725 145,818
    1994 226,533 0 0 0 226,533 4,034 458,761
    1995 185,394 250 13,223 0 198,867 4,034 202,651
    1996 149,567 250 0 0 149,817 5,842 163,281
    1997 98,901 250 0 0 99,151 31,592 124,170
    1998 72,607 250 0 0 72,857 8,213 92,064
    1999 75,567 69 0 0 75,636 6,787 100,058
    2000 79,325 42 0 0 79,367 9,304 115,991
    2001 58,506 36 0 0 58,542 11,111 92,233
    2002 55,688 45 0 0 55,733 10,871 94,763
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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