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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:CHROMIUM
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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 5
    Suspected Carcinogens 255
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 260
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 260
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 255
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 5
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 260
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 260
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 260

    *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 7,200 0 24 0 7,224 0 NA
    1989 7,202 0 0 0 7,202 0 NA
    1990 7,202 0 0 0 7,202 0 NA
    1991 7,202 0 0 0 7,202 5,676 12,878
    1992 7,209 0 0 0 7,209 14,656 21,865
    1993 1,013 0 0 0 1,013 0 1,013
    1994 1,020 0 0 0 1,020 0 1,020
    1995 260 0 0 0 260 9,000 9,022
    1996 22 0 0 0 22 9,000 9,022
    1997 22 0 0 0 22 18,000 9,022
    1998 22 0 0 0 22 10,900 10,922
    1999 260 0 0 0 260 15,410 15,422
    2000 260 0 0 0 260 19,965 20,210
    2001 260 0 0 0 260 6,965 7,286
    2002 260 0 0 0 260 21,127 21,568
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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