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Environmental Release Report: OKALOOSA County, FL
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in OKALOOSA 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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    Rank counties in FLORIDA or facilities in OKALOOSA 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 OKALOOSA County

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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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    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 329
    Suspected Carcinogens 21,009
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 24,338 1,481
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 315
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 24,023
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 21,009
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 24,324
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 21,324 1,481
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 24,338 1,481
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 24,338 1,481
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 315
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 24,009
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 24,023 1,481
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 24,023 1,481

    *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 49,341 0 0 0 49,341 17,500 NA
    1989 44,264 0 0 0 44,264 35,500 NA
    1990 33,121 0 0 0 33,121 13,150 NA
    1991 30,797 0 0 0 30,797 25,760 83,487
    1992 34,750 0 0 0 34,750 19,562 83,335
    1993 60,100 0 0 0 60,100 17,785 88,791
    1994 18,267 0 0 0 18,267 12,109 38,012
    1995 15,447 0 0 0 15,447 0 30,192
    1996 17,121 0 0 0 17,121 0 26,866
    1997 14,444 0 0 0 14,444 0 14,444
    1998 19,060 0 0 0 19,060 0 25,583
    1999 19,089 0 0 0 19,089 0 19,089
    2000 38,890 0 0 0 38,890 0 38,890
    2001 30,091 0 199,567 0 229,658 961 231,147
    2002 24,338 1,481 89,590 0 115,409 722 116,821
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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