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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER 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 23,453 16
    Suspected Carcinogens 158 27
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 23,487 26
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 173 15
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 23,300 6
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 23,300 6
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 23,743 48
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 43,771 1,527
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 23,487 26
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 23,487 26
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 173 15
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 23,280 1
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 43,776 1,527
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 23,458 33

    *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 330,411 368 0 0 330,779 12,238 NA
    1989 292,429 68 0 0 292,497 4,527 NA
    1990 302,104 24 15 0 302,143 793 NA
    1991 200,285 15 15 0 200,315 785,836 2,506,714
    1992 219,785 15 15 0 219,815 680,554 3,928,565
    1993 235,511 275 0 0 235,786 800,172 2,490,999
    1994 340,263 443 0 0 340,706 1,303,164 74,750,810
    1995 233,245 529 0 0 233,774 1,243,099 65,268,212
    1996 287,328 1,035 0 0 288,363 756,028 71,171,806
    1997 243,458 525 0 0 243,983 3,212,934 51,334,163
    1998 107,442 775 0 0 108,217 1,644,513 54,525,970
    1999 82,669 778 0 0 83,447 3,404,492 3,008,913
    2000 59,751 757 0 0 60,508 3,109,175 3,181,078
    2001 30,935 131 0 0 31,066 1,969,602 1,977,085
    2002 43,963 1,547 0 0 45,510 1,989,217 2,011,416
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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