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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY COMPOUNDS
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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 74,493 966
    Suspected Carcinogens 55,126 1,757
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 493,027 161,801
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 15,057 240
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 340,195 1,511
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 80,389 131
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,258,926 2,405
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 190,187 1,442
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,611,027 1,299
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 5,785,666
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 552,063 1,516
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2,669 206
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 357,431 1,543
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 6,176,278 4,311
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 6,073,035 3,217

    *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 2,461,190 39,488 7,283,680 0 9,784,358 937,897 NA
    1989 2,235,361 27,526 16,111 0 2,278,998 982,988 NA
    1990 1,988,893 28,208 711,120 0 2,728,221 956,535 NA
    1991 2,164,657 103,949 85,043 0 2,353,649 6,939,982 37,394,432
    1992 2,373,609 61,429 3,303 70 2,438,411 6,806,084 31,095,663
    1993 1,521,585 39,701 1,710 0 1,562,996 6,949,087 26,173,316
    1994 2,243,698 16,611 171 0 2,260,480 7,063,850 28,879,652
    1995 2,082,781 15,655 45 0 2,098,481 1,428,248 8,539,128
    1996 2,111,460 19,899 23,722 0 2,155,081 9,036,455 10,326,370
    1997 1,487,656 31,730 250 0 1,519,636 20,156,871 11,640,260
    1998 7,815,551 38,621 1,269,410 0 9,123,582 7,620,223 24,378,327
    1999 7,525,546 15,129 1,192,216 0 8,732,891 8,067,339 22,700,020
    2000 5,970,674 8,855 2,032,364 0 8,011,892 7,895,842 21,724,475
    2001 7,463,729 5,485 2,186,876 0 9,656,090 7,352,406 21,446,237
    2002 6,251,739 237,519 4,457,901 0 10,947,160 5,690,405 22,189,179
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 5.38 0 0 0 5.38 .178 5.56
    2001 5.58 0 0 0 5.58 .1507 5.73
    2002 5.28 0 0 0 5.28 .133 5.41
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