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Environmental Release Report: VAN BUREN County, AR
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in VAN BUREN County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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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 VAN BUREN County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 133

    *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
    1989 0 0 0 0 0 2,691 NA
    1990 0 0 0 0 0 1,100 NA
    1991 0 0 0 0 0 13,200 13,200
    1992 0 0 0 0 0 6,500 12,500
    1993 0 0 0 0 0 6,900 7,900
    1994 0 0 0 0 0 20,420 25,550
    1995 0 0 0 0 0 18,520 22,933
    1996 0 0 0 0 0 22,735 27,341
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 46,364 31,220
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 9,255 10,853
    1999 0 0 0 0 0 13,381 17,004
    2000 0 0 0 0 0 26,694 27,041
    2001 0 0 0 0 0 14,245 15,062
    2002 133 0 0 0 133 21,517 21,811
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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