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Environmental Release Report: WOODRUFF County, AR
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in WOODRUFF 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 WOODRUFF 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 WOODRUFF 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 513
    Suspected Carcinogens 2
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 3,606
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 513
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 3,091
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 513
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,810
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 3,604
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,606
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 513
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 513
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 3,093
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,903
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 515

    *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 8,759 0 35,211 0 43,970 0 NA
    1989 8,759 0 85,778 0 94,537 0 NA
    1990 10,583 0 305,317 0 315,900 0 NA
    1991 10,329 0 209,460 0 219,789 214,332 13,475,130
    1992 26,323 163 225,019 0 251,505 440,772 14,450,142
    1993 91,473 163 115,358 0 206,994 404,337 11,989,157
    1994 3,989 163 98,039 0 102,191 378,373 12,104,166
    1995 3,989 163 201,294 0 205,446 495,322 11,987,596
    1996 3,989 163 116,573 0 120,725 519,211 10,045,329
    1997 3,989 0 223,915 0 227,904 76 15,473,241
    1998 3,989 0 160,137 0 164,126 601,859 15,178,181
    1999 3,999 0 108,658 0 112,657 565,709 15,351,196
    2000 3,993 0 234,339 0 238,332 530,677 16,786,618
    2001 68,279 0 179,908 0 248,187 534,375 14,543,088
    2002 4,903 0 282,770 0 287,673 783,906 12,760,363
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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