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Environmental Release Report: SEBASTIAN County, AR
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in SEBASTIAN 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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    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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    Rank counties in ARKANSAS or facilities in SEBASTIAN 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 SEBASTIAN County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CADMIUM 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 39,341 54
    Suspected Carcinogens 72,692 4
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 938,813 108,835
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 77,677 44
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 429,541 15
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 185,380
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 286,897 77
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 454,343 59
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 494,092 1,055
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 39,740
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 999,189 1,050
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 219 44
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 443,829 1,016
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 625,026 1,045
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 461,279 1,019

    *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 6,123,295 4,832 28,835 0 6,156,962 2,034,219 NA
    1989 5,386,223 6,751 22,581 0 5,415,555 1,964,427 NA
    1990 4,977,980 1,571 2,238 0 4,981,789 1,957,431 NA
    1991 3,906,170 51 430,404 0 4,336,625 9,916,750 14,543,999
    1992 3,489,585 1,521 426,888 0 3,917,994 11,714,240 17,121,283
    1993 3,802,354 1,621 207,794 0 4,011,769 12,778,663 18,363,826
    1994 2,788,762 1,790 155,210 0 2,945,762 10,312,469 17,302,801
    1995 2,450,040 1,824 1,476 0 2,453,340 11,596,273 18,748,268
    1996 2,547,675 1,012 5 0 2,548,692 9,773,328 18,603,021
    1997 1,942,196 1,551 0 0 1,943,747 25,628,124 18,581,752
    1998 1,837,844 1,388 0 0 1,839,232 12,527,516 18,679,879
    1999 1,976,774 63,105 7,073 0 2,046,952 14,794,523 20,833,833
    2000 1,520,625 61,431 8,505 0 1,590,561 16,354,545 22,290,199
    2001 1,128,544 54,561 1,923 0 1,185,028 18,296,257 25,834,844
    2002 1,005,212 109,862 1,005 0 1,116,078 12,386,684 17,746,322
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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