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Environmental Release Report: MARION County, FL
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in MARION 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 MARION 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:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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 33,363
    Suspected Carcinogens 6,600
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 77,380
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 10,452
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 270,684
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 20,380
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 44,434
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 290,142
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 290,588
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 55
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 296,978
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 3,512
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 92,720
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 292,139
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 273,804

    *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 570,941 0 0 0 570,941 478,351 NA
    1989 725,731 0 0 0 725,731 144,449 NA
    1990 687,046 0 0 0 687,046 83,104 NA
    1991 483,141 0 0 0 483,141 221,417 802,354
    1992 658,633 0 0 0 658,633 348,808 1,143,655
    1993 595,045 0 0 0 595,045 249,214 968,497
    1994 425,305 0 0 0 425,305 683,949 1,276,723
    1995 339,092 0 0 0 339,092 682,680 1,099,846
    1996 457,524 0 0 0 457,524 689,244 1,986,405
    1997 452,375 0 0 0 452,375 1,148,805 1,924,642
    1998 382,103 0 0 0 382,103 557,738 2,378,016
    1999 326,731 0 0 0 326,731 126,781 1,286,769
    2000 308,457 0 1,738 0 310,195 52,833 1,179,523
    2001 291,091 0 3,392 0 294,483 34,242 1,128,019
    2002 297,033 0 1,185 0 298,218 17,930 1,111,191
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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