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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:PENTACHLOROPHENOL
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:PENTACHLOROPHENOL
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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 1,900 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5,900 5
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,600
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 3,300 5
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,900 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 5,900 5
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5,300 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 15,612 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 15,612 5
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 600
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 15,012 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 15,612 5
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 15,612 5

    *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 1,000 250 0 0 1,250 610,000 NA
    1989 87,560 470 1,100 0 89,130 187,030 NA
    1990 66,920 610 250 0 67,780 193,621 NA
    1991 30,790 530 5 0 31,325 190,740 427,817
    1992 31,350 620 5 0 31,975 233,525 467,374
    1993 11,205 5 5 0 11,215 252,203 459,093
    1994 510 5 0 0 515 152,652 294,160
    1995 510 250 0 0 760 136,710 265,938
    1996 500 250 0 0 750 65,302 95,076
    1997 1,868 250 0 0 2,118 80,888 67,644
    1998 8,550 5 0 0 8,555 23,009 45,078
    1999 9,650 5 0 0 9,655 92,075 101,501
    2000 10,150 250 0 0 10,400 89,808 99,607
    2001 8,950 250 0 0 9,200 26,881 35,581
    2002 15,612 5 0 0 15,617 14,251 28,881
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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