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Environmental Release Report: COCONINO County, AZ
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in COCONINO 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:

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

    Rank counties in ARIZONA or facilities in COCONINO 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 COCONINO County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY 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 1,015
    Suspected Carcinogens 844
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 67,584
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 683
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 73,648
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 45,893
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 8,556
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 115,875
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 237,265
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 74,915
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 335
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 68,143
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 248,974
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 250,944

    *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 139,431 0 0 0 139,431 0 NA
    1989 116,656 0 0 0 116,656 3,276 NA
    1990 61,008 0 0 0 61,008 2,349 NA
    1991 65,709 0 0 0 65,709 30,578 96,287
    1992 79,183 0 0 0 79,183 30,099 109,282
    1993 14,970 0 0 0 14,970 22,590 37,634
    1994 4,132 0 0 0 4,132 2,908 7,190
    1995 2,281 0 0 0 2,281 3,225 7,506
    1996 2,628 0 0 0 2,628 1,265 3,902
    1997 2,434 0 0 0 2,434 3,758 4,413
    1998 1,058,640 0 2,603,452 0 3,662,092 2,543 4,754,415
    1999 300,279 0 2,168,575 0 2,468,854 18,687 4,213,649
    2000 250,472 0 2,696,802 0 2,947,274 27,153 5,340,348
    2001 250,152 0 2,124,571 0 2,374,723 50,223 4,669,615
    2002 255,704 0 1,678,789 0 1,934,493 54,550 4,374,043
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 1.36 0 0 0 1.36 0 1.36
    2001 3.68 0 0 0 3.68 0 3.68
    2002 3.82 0 0 0 3.82 0 3.82
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