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Environmental Release Report: CHAMPAIGN County, IL
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CHAMPAIGN 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):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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    Rank counties in ILLINOIS or facilities in CHAMPAIGN County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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 CHAMPAIGN County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:TRICHLOROFLUOROMETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
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    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 1,824 5
    Suspected Carcinogens 258 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 62,757 10
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 16,960
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 47,230 10
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 5,476
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 15,156 15
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 62,906 10
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 77,994 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 97,307 5
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,098
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 79,596 10
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 83,495 15
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 54,921 15

    *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 378,968 250 300,080 0 679,298 339,435 NA
    1989 387,045 0 2,320 0 389,365 177,168 NA
    1990 283,650 0 536 0 284,186 87,313 NA
    1991 178,437 515 2,062 0 181,014 487,029 2,740,966
    1992 93,435 0 2,346 0 95,781 559,954 2,981,014
    1993 118,445 250 10,740 0 129,435 689,395 3,244,809
    1994 65,981 0 0 0 65,981 969,154 3,025,097
    1995 225,762 0 0 0 225,762 1,162,196 1,647,765
    1996 84,495 0 0 0 84,495 1,086,481 1,219,268
    1997 85,792 0 455 0 86,247 1,728,345 1,079,847
    1998 101,355 0 0 0 101,355 170,683 1,113,408
    1999 99,440 0 0 0 99,440 205,953 1,088,698
    2000 140,520 0 217 0 140,737 268,810 1,302,279
    2001 86,842 15 15 0 86,872 276,744 1,178,507
    2002 98,492 15 15 0 98,522 128,037 752,562
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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