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Environmental Release Report: ALEUTIANS WEST County, AK
 
 
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in ALEUTIANS WEST County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):

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    Rank counties in ALASKA or facilities in ALEUTIANS WEST County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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 ALEUTIANS WEST County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:AMMONIA
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 4,027 1,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 4,027 1,000
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 4,027 1,000
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,027 1,000
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 4,027 1,000

    *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
    1990 250 0 0 0 250 0 NA
    1991 250 5 0 0 255 0 310
    1992 255 5 0 0 260 0 0
    1993 255 5 0 0 260 0 180
    1994 510 5 0 0 515 0 281
    1995 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    1996 1,700 0 0 0 1,700 0 1,700
    1998 250 0 0 0 250 0 3,300
    2000 5 8,546 0 0 8,551 0 8,548
    2001 1,000 3,309 0 0 4,309 0 4,109
    2002 4,027 1,000 0 0 5,027 0 5,027
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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