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Environmental Release Report: WARE County, GA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in WARE 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 WARE 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:STYRENE
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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)
    Suspected Carcinogens 266,060
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 266,060
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 266,060
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 266,060
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 266,060 45
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 266,060
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 266,060
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 266,060
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 266,060
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 266,060 45
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 266,060

    *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 750 0 0 0 750 26,773 NA
    1989 3,000 250 0 0 3,250 17,812 NA
    1990 1,000 250 0 0 1,250 15,457 NA
    1991 25,950 250 300 0 26,500 11,609 11,461
    1992 30,750 250 300 0 31,300 13,814 49,631
    1993 57,350 250 500 0 58,100 13,574 43,172
    1994 750 250 1,000 0 2,000 15,562 69,772
    1995 116,450 250 500 0 117,200 15,013 128,932
    1996 127,450 108 500 0 128,058 22,706 142,343
    1997 142,180 120 500 0 142,800 21,348 154,271
    1998 375,928 138 500 0 376,566 13,155 391,071
    1999 309,456 126 500 0 310,082 12,664 322,247
    2000 285,753 105 500 0 286,358 21,636 305,689
    2001 247,501 64 500 0 248,065 29,854 277,140
    2002 266,060 45 500 0 266,605 15,421 282,089
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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