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Environmental Release Report: DIXIE County, FL
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in DIXIE 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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    *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 DIXIE 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 323
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 323
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 323
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 322
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 323
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 323
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 323
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 323
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 323
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 322
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 322

    *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 0 0 0 1,000 0 NA
    1989 750 0 0 0 750 1,955 NA
    1990 765 0 0 0 765 1,955 NA
    1991 30 0 0 0 30 750 1,674
    1992 30 0 0 0 30 750 1,459
    1993 30 0 0 0 30 0 14
    1994 30 0 0 0 30 1,255 139
    1995 30 0 0 0 30 750 224
    1996 30 0 0 0 30 750 282
    1997 30 0 0 0 30 1,500 282
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    1999 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    2000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    2001 6 0 0 0 6 0 6
    2002 323 0 0 0 323 0 323
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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