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Environmental Release Report: CARROLL County, IL
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CARROLL County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental 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 CARROLL 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 4
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 4
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 4
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 296,886
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 4
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 296,890
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 296,890
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 296,890
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 4
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 296,886
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 296,886

    *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 519 0 500 0 1,019 0 NA
    1989 14 0 0 0 14 750 NA
    1990 4,716 0 10 0 4,726 750 NA
    1991 11,015 0 0 0 11,015 20,750 219,525
    1992 13,500 0 0 0 13,500 20,500 246,419
    1993 1,769 0 0 0 1,769 1,000 239,494
    1994 21 0 0 0 21 1,000 334,061
    1995 22 0 0 0 22 1,000 296,963
    1996 21 0 0 0 21 161,125 43,733
    1997 10 0 0 0 10 249,080 128,020
    1998 5 0 0 0 5 238,707 196,172
    1999 4 0 0 0 4 190,608 190,612
    2000 5 0 0 0 5 137,655 137,660
    2001 4 0 0 0 4 70,204 70,208
    2002 296,890 0 0 0 296,890 49,511 346,353
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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