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Environmental Release Report: HARALSON County, GA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in HARALSON County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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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 HARALSON County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER
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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 4,158
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 115,796
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 46,352
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 68,204
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,512
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 60,061
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 112,910
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 120,860
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 120,847
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 107,974
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 120,860
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 75,459

    *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 161,531 0 0 0 161,531 4,296 NA
    1989 130,843 0 0 0 130,843 7,341 NA
    1990 149,948 5 20 5 149,978 6,455 NA
    1991 185,336 0 755 0 186,091 235,855 375,637
    1992 208,001 0 755 0 208,756 267,437 474,403
    1993 217,397 0 760 0 218,157 248,252 464,082
    1994 233,667 0 765 0 234,432 113,873 582,595
    1995 175,547 0 1,015 0 176,562 47,955 342,117
    1996 219,226 0 0 0 219,226 47,687 375,899
    1997 94,043 0 765 0 94,808 532,160 488,856
    1998 118,048 0 520 0 118,568 56,663 346,553
    1999 125,628 0 520 0 126,148 88,621 429,829
    2000 89,437 0 3,120 0 92,557 60,214 308,849
    2001 104,144 0 4,622 0 108,766 54,773 275,054
    2002 120,860 0 0 0 120,860 65,280 304,347
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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