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Environmental Release Report: FRANKLIN County, AR
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in FRANKLIN County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    *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 FRANKLIN 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:TOLUENE
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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 Carcinogens 1,557
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 66,727
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 31,220
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 33,950
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 65,170
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 65,170
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 66,727
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 65,170
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 66,727
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 66,727
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 66,727

    *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 25,385 0 0 0 25,385 9,000 NA
    1989 12,500 0 0 0 12,500 17,000 NA
    1990 50,750 0 0 0 50,750 8,600 NA
    1991 28,100 0 0 0 28,100 1,260 28,860
    1992 62,750 0 0 0 62,750 3,100 65,100
    1993 132,755 0 0 0 132,755 14,654 134,357
    1994 117,015 0 0 0 117,015 18,665 155,779
    1995 101,000 0 0 0 101,000 11,760 116,153
    1996 103,000 0 0 0 103,000 20,560 122,560
    1997 45,154 0 0 0 45,154 614 60,853
    1998 56,650 0 0 0 56,650 785 56,200
    1999 88,810 1,356 250 0 90,416 2,290 311,357
    2000 89,759 0 0 0 89,759 0 89,009
    2001 95,040 0 0 0 95,040 1,204 316,712
    2002 66,727 0 0 0 66,727 2,293 345,486
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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