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Environmental Release Report: KETCHIKAN GATEWAY County, AK
 
 
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in KETCHIKAN GATEWAY County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    No TRI releases were associated with this county

    See how this county ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank counties in ALASKA or facilities in KETCHIKAN GATEWAY 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 KETCHIKAN GATEWAY County

    View Summary Environmental Justice Report (en español).

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
    • No data in Scorecard. For other releases or transfers, see TRI 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 769,240 4,069,000 0 0 4,838,240 0 NA
    1989 988,700 4,164,000 750 0 5,153,450 0 NA
    1990 990,720 4,393,100 0 0 5,383,820 0 NA
    1991 689,350 4,255,000 0 0 4,944,350 0 4,943,500
    1992 697,997 3,226,245 0 0 3,924,242 0 3,936,300
    1993 329,541 1,569,572 0 0 1,899,113 0 2,081,341
    1994 754,075 817,252 250 0 1,571,577 0 3,209,665
    1995 904,320 915,580 30 0 1,819,930 0 3,047,750
    1996 919,160 959,000 2 0 1,878,162 5,800 1,852,700
    1997 518,767 257,560 0 0 776,327 4,550 778,192
    1998 62,866 0 0 0 62,866 0 62,865
    2002 0 0 0 0 0 759 759
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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