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Environmental Release Report: GARLAND County, AR
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in GARLAND County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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    Rank counties in ARKANSAS or facilities in GARLAND 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 GARLAND County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:AMMONIA
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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 181 267
    Suspected Carcinogens 510 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 43,787 270
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 25,803 12
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 17,974 258
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 35,286 268
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 56,662 146,831
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,431,206 38,716
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 1,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,430,889 38,717
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 5 12
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,431,622 38,959
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,431,632 38,959
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,431,889 38,956

    *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 923,055 6,001,500 1,644,500 0 8,569,055 390,470 NA
    1989 1,063,633 7,801,550 1,994,000 0 10,859,183 61,751 NA
    1990 964,682 1,474,500 2,744,000 0 5,183,182 8,740 NA
    1991 1,549,906 876,750 507,000 0 2,933,656 80,115 3,069,321
    1992 990,882 188,755 685,000 0 1,864,637 50,658 2,190,072
    1993 935,365 552,755 780,900 0 2,269,020 96,365 2,898,163
    1994 1,277,285 616,785 658,650 0 2,552,720 74,866 2,914,895
    1995 1,421,497 53,680 545,260 0 2,020,437 73,762 2,518,589
    1996 1,671,088 33,907 511,780 0 2,216,775 140,400 2,945,137
    1997 1,929,645 31,315 805,500 0 2,766,460 233,480 4,309,957
    1998 1,968,080 27,307 685,190 0 2,680,577 838,847 5,436,212
    1999 1,633,957 32,515 603,130 0 2,269,602 413,256 4,566,097
    2000 1,275,651 92,567 1,777,490 0 3,145,708 656,221 5,616,453
    2001 1,598,760 134,730 2,100,646 0 3,834,136 396,991 6,477,745
    2002 1,445,267 185,781 2,006,170 0 3,637,218 236,982 5,971,703
    "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 .191 0 .026 0 .217 0 .217
    2001 .166 0 .015 0 .181 0 .166
    2002 .104 0 .028 0 .132 0 .1315
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