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

    See how this county ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank counties in ARKANSAS or facilities in PHILLIPS 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 PHILLIPS County

    View Summary Environmental Justice Report (en español).

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to noncancer risk


    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 2,063 6
    Suspected Carcinogens 10
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 13,458 11
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 61 6
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 10,187 5
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 157 6
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,462 6
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 8,373 11
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 111,779 16
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 114,029 11
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2 6
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 109,162 10
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 114,048 16
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 109,227 11

    *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 11,242 8,000 0 0 19,242 2,531,050 NA
    1989 8,648 1,500 0 0 10,148 962,050 NA
    1990 11,631 2,075 0 0 13,706 728,910 NA
    1991 1,520,937 216,648 0 0 1,737,585 3,453,271 7,376,498
    1992 29,819 232 0 0 30,051 7,494,491 8,878,477
    1993 9,029 182 0 0 9,211 6,612,368 8,377,891
    1994 1,644,656 1,005 500 0 1,646,161 11,736,711 32,553,619
    1995 2,192,443 16,005 250 0 2,208,698 823,507 8,605,578
    1996 1,492,768 15,025 250 0 1,508,043 158,312 4,369,046
    1997 1,232,787 1,795 30,668 0 1,265,250 1,861,415 4,255,325
    1998 931,479 1,795 265 0 933,539 1,356,569 2,108,495
    1999 535,977 1,780 1,000 0 538,757 1,218,428 1,396,045
    2000 597,015 1,005 1,000 0 599,020 329,784 1,967,347
    2001 63,912 540 1,421 0 65,873 986,398 3,078,845
    2002 114,265 16 931 0 115,211 72,579 1,213,574
    "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
    2001 .0112 0 .05 0 .0612 0 .561
    2002 .0315 0 .095 0 .1265 0 1.63
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