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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    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 13,504 376
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,386 71,060
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,336 376
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 12,168 383
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,336 376
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 13,504 759
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 13,504 759
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 13,554 646
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,336 376
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 12,218 377
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 12,218 515
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 12,218 526

    *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 546,637 626 9,115 0 556,378 32,601 NA
    1989 385,821 1,166 500 0 387,487 50,190 NA
    1990 215,703 1,281 500 0 217,484 46,867 NA
    1991 209,296 582 391 0 210,269 43,971 616,098
    1992 236,327 747 750 0 237,824 63,299 694,174
    1993 265,301 1,624 750 0 267,675 4,264,635 4,887,825
    1994 228,723 23,681 750 0 253,154 5,888,871 5,849,319
    1995 187,779 34,446 750 0 222,975 4,287,807 4,642,084
    1996 70,490 15,111 1,000 0 86,601 3,373,611 3,545,976
    1997 35,763 19,636 1,000 0 56,399 7,190,672 3,733,746
    1998 18,785 18,424 0 0 37,209 3,104,616 3,237,368
    1999 30,799 53,688 0 0 84,487 3,424,919 3,562,741
    2000 26,843 71,215 510 0 98,568 3,599,639 3,756,583
    2001 12,951 47,549 0 0 60,500 2,723,681 2,875,401
    2002 13,554 71,454 0 0 85,008 3,274,871 3,492,051
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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