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Environmental Release Report: CONWAY County, AR
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CONWAY 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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    Rank counties in ARKANSAS or facilities in CONWAY 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 CONWAY County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    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 43,134 2,264
    Suspected Carcinogens 2 .080
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 7,539 65,264
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 136 220
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 377,903 5,000
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 44,004 3,864
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 378,037 5,220
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 395,536 7,564
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 438,688 25,564
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 134 220
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 68,052 20,300
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 439,432 26,900
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 438,512 11,644

    *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 686,899 5,377 178,690 0 870,966 37,871 NA
    1989 663,332 11,231 25,532 0 700,095 23,485 NA
    1990 627,732 22,419 31,767 0 681,918 750 NA
    1991 564,746 27,910 35,179 0 627,835 33,482 16,702,239
    1992 463,469 52,830 39,061 0 555,360 27,445 17,293,892
    1993 472,907 35,317 39,564 0 547,788 25,687 14,743,641
    1994 1,040,850 33,463 17,263 0 1,091,576 21,891 13,602,241
    1995 742,077 39,596 13,596 0 795,269 35,600 3,245,435
    1996 623,462 2,020 19,684 0 645,166 1,755 3,206,414
    1997 647,007 14,116 83,491 0 744,614 1,000 3,272,549
    1998 627,409 40,313 101,967 0 769,689 12,450 3,147,421
    1999 698,325 36,922 60,000 0 795,247 1,878 3,047,581
    2000 704,663 35,898 28,581 0 769,142 0 2,412,705
    2001 399,274 86,594 105,054 0 590,922 0 2,406,916
    2002 439,678 94,464 106,590 0 640,732 1,078 3,864,813
    "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 .44 0 .019 0 .459 0 .46
    2001 .429 0 .085 0 .514 0 .515
    2002 .44 0 .085 0 .525 0 .525
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