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Environmental Release Report: EVANS County, GA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in EVANS 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 EVANS 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 53
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 53
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 53
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 51
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 6,408
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 53
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 14,388
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 14,388
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 53
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 14,335
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 20,741
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 14,386

    *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
    1989 750 0 0 0 750 96,263 NA
    1990 1,500 0 3,600 0 5,100 67,000 NA
    1991 1,790 0 300 0 2,090 239,675 241,940
    1992 250 0 330 0 580 0 330
    1993 1,500 0 300 0 1,800 109,052 110,892
    1994 2,000 0 300 0 2,300 342,006 382,242
    1995 1,250 0 0 0 1,250 340,606 341,848
    1996 1,241 0 250 0 1,491 334,342 355,558
    1997 750 0 0 0 750 0 800
    1998 5,980 0 0 0 5,980 0 5,980
    1999 12,439 0 0 0 12,439 0 0
    2000 24,233 0 0 0 24,233 396,077 420,310
    2001 6,113 0 0 0 6,113 366,548 372,661
    2002 20,743 0 0 0 20,743 416,194 436,937
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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