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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 116 4
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,126 9
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 26 4
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,095 5
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 26 4
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 861 4
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,116 9
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,090 9
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 920 4
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 26 4
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,154 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,180 9
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 925 4

    *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 538,730 0 38,294 0 577,024 664,074 NA
    1989 447,146 0 37,530 0 484,676 203,025 NA
    1990 456,858 0 0 0 456,858 55,528 NA
    1991 357,532 0 0 0 357,532 465,504 5,944,546
    1992 232,079 2 0 0 232,081 408,299 5,667,918
    1993 402,794 255 0 0 403,049 445,983 5,384,589
    1994 776,228 281 0 0 776,509 532,890 6,188,198
    1995 372,522 257 0 0 372,779 513,466 5,714,605
    1996 182,792 258 0 0 183,050 541,708 6,140,133
    1997 166,447 256 0 0 166,703 1,193,091 4,513,018
    1998 32,564 10 0 0 32,574 888,293 4,568,674
    1999 17,451 255 0 0 17,706 801,566 3,859,220
    2000 21,334 10 0 0 21,344 709,550 3,781,017
    2001 20,056 7 0 0 20,063 597,269 3,684,634
    2002 1,190 9 0 0 1,199 253,350 3,377,163
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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