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Environmental Release Report: HAMILTON County, FL
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in HAMILTON 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 HAMILTON 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 3
    Suspected Carcinogens .012
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 3
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 3
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 3
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 3
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 25,003 716
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 30,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 25,003 716
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 3
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 25,000 716
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 55,003 716
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 55,003 716

    *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 1,142,021 200,000 10,000,000 0 11,342,021 0 NA
    1989 910,020 660 8,600,000 0 9,510,680 0 NA
    1990 752,020 837 9,000,000 0 9,752,857 0 NA
    1991 570,020 3,490 8,400,000 0 8,973,510 0 9,330,020
    1992 496,020 2,510 7,100,000 0 7,598,530 0 7,830,020
    1993 261,020 1,390 6,450,000 0 6,712,410 0 6,799,020
    1994 510,020 1,820 6,200,250 0 6,712,090 0 6,711,040
    1995 670,010 670 6,600,000 0 7,270,680 0 7,270,010
    1996 460,010 1,760 6,500,000 0 6,961,770 0 6,970,010
    1997 630,010 1,600 5,800,000 0 6,431,610 0 6,443,010
    1998 560,010 3,770 6,200,000 0 6,763,780 0 6,762,410
    1999 360,005 857 0 0 360,862 0 356,005
    2000 326,005 302 2 0 326,309 0 323,007
    2001 39,503 527 50,324 0 90,354 0 143,356
    2002 55,003 716 48,073 0 103,792 18,800 185,475
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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