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

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    Rank counties in ARKANSAS or facilities in POPE 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 POPE County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:DICHLOROMETHANE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER
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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 19,670 105
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,658 10
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 16,125 6
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 13,855 6
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 15,807
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 8,919 148
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 27,304 16
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 103,036 15
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 108,951 110
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 91,620 21
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 103,337 54
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 95,784 115

    *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 153,329 19,256 0 0 172,585 214,968 NA
    1989 149,940 1 0 0 149,941 71,274 NA
    1990 163,442 0 0 0 163,442 67,645 NA
    1991 156,763 0 0 0 156,763 69,357 647,637
    1992 125,518 0 0 0 125,518 92,063 522,106
    1993 121,876 5 0 0 121,881 61,798 451,515
    1994 141,588 0 0 0 141,588 7,369 204,837
    1995 186,048 0 0 0 186,048 7,166 615,744
    1996 173,989 132 460 0 174,581 5,262 558,796
    1997 65,514 101 1,625 0 67,240 8,366 530,142
    1998 76,760 1,609 825 0 79,194 6,514 619,532
    1999 114,919 192 900 0 116,011 6,778 570,152
    2000 124,052 373 11,175 0 135,600 20,012 724,111
    2001 117,166 672 1,950 0 119,788 285,060 821,991
    2002 109,563 153 5,250 0 114,966 302,211 891,301
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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