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Environmental Release Report: GLYNN County, GA
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in GLYNN 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):
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    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 GLYNN County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    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 95,460 16,247
    Suspected Carcinogens 290 20
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 44,387 16,070
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 167 146
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,864,319 17,044
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 108
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 133,760 37,050
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,864,103 32,247
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,131,994 44,774
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 154,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,195,539 93,715
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 167 146
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 317,134 60,735
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 2,352,103 113,312
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2,350,569 47,256

    *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 7,731,710 23,180 61,825 0 7,816,715 407,720 NA
    1989 7,162,324 155,456 45,478 0 7,363,258 169,990 NA
    1990 6,768,787 120,063 31,730 0 6,920,580 220,482 NA
    1991 6,133,997 138,955 43,736 0 6,316,688 191,100 43,667,717
    1992 4,959,542 130,478 7,318 0 5,097,338 182,658 45,792,661
    1993 3,467,261 75,902 7,198 0 3,550,361 224,353 35,905,751
    1994 3,163,697 22,073 36,534 0 3,222,304 184,060 23,809,480
    1995 2,431,451 36,128 64,465 0 2,532,044 128,298 25,688,132
    1996 2,142,978 52,138 459,821 0 2,654,937 197,712 28,382,458
    1997 2,320,745 25,813 117,740 0 2,464,298 165,368 28,891,628
    1998 2,532,985 27,258 146,150 0 2,706,393 183,001 26,852,170
    1999 2,690,609 120,584 180,858 0 2,992,051 142,614 29,299,845
    2000 2,999,472 111,552 138,301 0 3,249,325 445,213 29,953,337
    2001 2,453,285 100,541 142,609 0 2,696,435 258,337 29,817,085
    2002 2,353,536 114,822 92,720 0 2,561,078 291,109 26,731,582
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 2.32 1.43 1.25 0 4.99 0 4.99
    2001 2.26 .2083 2.40 0 4.87 0 4.87
    2002 2.46 .2007 1.98 0 4.63 0 4.63
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