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Environmental Release Report: MINIDOKA County, ID
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in MINIDOKA County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    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 MINIDOKA County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 62
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 62 2,336,525
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 62
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 62
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 62
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 951,919 844
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 951,919 844
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 62
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 951,857 844
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 951,857 844
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 951,857 844

    *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 460,870 65,170 262,000 0 788,040 52,301 NA
    1989 529,190 67,417 1,191,840 0 1,788,447 26,000 NA
    1990 952,901 33,449 16,341 0 1,002,691 26,000 NA
    1991 889,771 41,514 24,480 0 955,765 2,516 2,545,651
    1992 940,284 70,592 55,000 0 1,065,876 4,295 1,447,681
    1993 948,750 11,987 27,263 0 988,000 356 1,241,077
    1994 1,043,729 42,945 70,983 0 1,157,657 2,260 1,388,873
    1995 1,053,126 10,183 4,329 0 1,067,638 750 1,973,420
    1996 1,115,796 621,170 2,466 0 1,739,432 604 1,804,201
    1997 1,230,293 614,159 3,122 0 1,847,574 3,767 2,001,794
    1998 1,062,088 5,020,192 2,278 0 6,084,558 1,600 6,146,894
    1999 1,117,319 5,585,265 2,865 0 6,705,449 32,005 6,767,450
    2000 954,366 3,742,491 2,243 0 4,699,100 42,618 4,784,294
    2001 1,198,048 3,259,883 23,908 0 4,481,839 60,980 4,605,042
    2002 951,919 2,337,369 2,848 0 3,292,136 55,356 4,816,208
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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