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Environmental Release Report: DOOLY County, GA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in DOOLY 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 DOOLY 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 40,171 140
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 3,660 7
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 218
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 537,146 147
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 218
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 40,171 140
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 80,997 147
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 154,728 2,587
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 611,095 2,587
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 218
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 533,540 2,447
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 611,095 2,587
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 154,728 2,587

    *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 133,068 28 0 0 133,096 0 NA
    1989 98,248 28 0 0 98,276 1,800 NA
    1990 53,438 28 0 0 53,466 0 NA
    1991 58,605 28 0 0 58,633 0 58,875
    1992 27,953 28 0 0 27,981 8,050 36,230
    1993 38,235 20 0 0 38,255 0 38,400
    1994 162,241 0 0 0 162,241 0 411,758
    1995 167,414 0 0 0 167,414 0 167,414
    1996 316,914 0 0 0 316,914 0 464,814
    1997 996,053 0 0 0 996,053 250 1,311,364
    1998 359,064 0 0 0 359,064 2,686 2,099,365
    1999 486,037 0 0 0 486,037 18,285 2,418,980
    2000 585,877 0 0 0 585,877 2,466 3,042,326
    2001 57,992 0 0 0 57,992 274,305 667,003
    2002 611,095 2,587 0 0 613,682 2 826,807
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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