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Environmental Release Report: YUBA County, CA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in YUBA County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):

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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 YUBA County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:STYRENE
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to noncancer risk


    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)
    Suspected Carcinogens 16,208
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 16,208
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 16,208
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 16,208
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 16,208
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 16,208
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 16,208
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 16,208
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 16,208
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 16,208
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 16,208

    *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 23,150 0 0 0 23,150 2,000 NA
    1989 24,304 0 250 0 24,554 750 NA
    1990 27,638 0 0 0 27,638 250 NA
    1991 39,438 0 250 0 39,688 6,000 5,188
    1992 28,799 0 240 0 29,039 8,750 3,192
    1993 11,870 0 240 0 12,110 0 2,977
    1994 8,566 10,215 3,332 0 22,113 1,000 16,576
    1995 3,103 18,873 5,787 0 27,763 1,000 28,898
    1996 12,841 250 5 0 13,096 250 1,213
    1997 6,411 0 300 0 6,711 0 600
    1998 16,882 1 0 0 16,883 0 506
    1999 19,227 0 0 0 19,227 0 500
    2000 10,830 0 0 0 10,830 0 500
    2001 29,120 0 1,809 0 30,929 0 2,319
    2002 16,208 0 129,512 0 145,720 0 130,011
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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