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Environmental Release Report: NEVADA County, AR
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in NEVADA 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 NEVADA 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 NEVADA County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 2
    Suspected Carcinogens 10
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 3
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 45,201
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 896 5
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 45,193
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 45,193
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 45,193
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants .430
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 46,087 5
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 45,193

    *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 642 14 0 0 656 175,578 NA
    1989 675 35 0 0 710 150,572 NA
    1990 338 31 0 0 369 108,514 NA
    1991 395 9 0 0 404 76,476 76,866
    1992 3,646 19 0 0 3,665 110,513 110,513
    1993 165 7 0 0 172 119,762 119,722
    1994 280 5 0 0 285 108,342 108,200
    1995 775 250 0 0 1,025 122,800 152,500
    1996 5,332 5 26,125 0 31,462 32,000 95,150
    1997 1,190 5 0 0 1,195 131,330 120,871
    1998 863 250 0 0 1,113 35,130 46,400
    1999 315 10 0 0 325 32,205 48,650
    2000 300 20 0 0 320 48,438 64,035
    2001 209 2 219 0 431 44,793 49,944
    2002 46,097 5 224 0 46,326 8,074 112,130
    "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 .0998 0 .0025 0 .1023 0 .1023
    2001 .1315 0 .0134 0 .1449 0 .1449
    2002 .134 0 .0137 0 .1477 0 .1477
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