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Environmental Release Report: RANDOLPH County, AL
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in RANDOLPH 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 RANDOLPH County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 .014
    Suspected Carcinogens 9,429
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 9,429
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .014
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 9,429
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 9,429
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 9,429
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 9,429
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 9,429
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 9,429
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .014
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 9,429
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 9,429
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 9,429

    *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
    1988 98 0 0 0 98 0 NA
    1989 0 0 0 0 0 500 NA
    1991 194,309 0 0 0 194,309 0 194,309
    1992 359,832 0 0 0 359,832 5,600 0
    1993 275,000 0 0 0 275,000 11,731 295,517
    1994 230,097 0 68 0 230,165 33,962 215,545
    1995 34,424 0 0 0 34,424 1,250 35,425
    1996 40,574 0 0 0 40,574 221 40,795
    1997 39,000 0 0 0 39,000 3,016 40,656
    1998 22,986 0 0 0 22,986 548 23,534
    1999 22,552 0 0 0 22,552 577 23,129
    2000 27,837 0 0 0 27,837 1,901 29,738
    2001 8,720 0 0 0 8,720 882 22,898
    2002 9,429 0 0 0 9,429 201 9,630
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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