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Environmental Release Report: GADSDEN County, FL
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in GADSDEN 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:

    See how this county ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank counties in FLORIDA or facilities in GADSDEN 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 GADSDEN County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    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 50
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 50
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 50
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 0
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 50
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 50
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 50
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 193
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 193
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 50
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 143
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 193
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 50

    *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 750 0 0 0 750 58 NA
    1989 750 0 0 0 750 84,000 NA
    1990 30 0 0 0 30 40,000 NA
    1991 30 0 0 0 30 750 975
    1992 30 0 0 0 30 2,250 1,800
    1993 30 0 0 0 30 6,750 600
    1994 30 0 0 0 30 4,500 1
    1995 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    1996 229 0 0 0 229 16,350 17,509
    1997 229 0 0 0 229 52,610 30,702
    1998 253 0 0 0 253 28,394 29,186
    1999 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    2000 0 0 0 0 0 2,250 33,310
    2001 176 0 0 0 176 11,421 43,518
    2002 193 0 0 0 193 6,523 45,072
    "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 .2521 0 0 0 .2521 0 .2521
    2001 .2449 0 0 0 .2449 0 .2449
    2002 .2421 0 0 0 .2421 0 .2421
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