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

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    Rank counties in ILLINOIS or facilities in CLINTON 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 CLINTON County

    View Summary Environmental Justice Report (en español).

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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:METHYL ETHYL KETONE
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to noncancer risk


    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 6,614
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 26,496
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 26,496
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 6,614
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 6,614
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 26,496
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 26,496
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 26,496
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 26,496
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 26,496
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 26,496

    *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 72,880 0 0 0 72,880 0 NA
    1989 39,000 0 0 0 39,000 0 NA
    1990 22,400 0 0 0 22,400 0 NA
    1991 15,900 0 0 0 15,900 0 16,000
    1992 40,504 0 0 0 40,504 0 38,800
    1993 11,100 0 0 0 11,100 0 11,000
    1994 9,290 0 0 0 9,290 0 9,300
    1996 28,250 0 0 0 28,250 5 28,000
    1997 27,250 0 0 0 27,250 10 27,000
    1999 47,893 0 0 0 47,893 1,408 56,001
    2000 19,206 0 0 0 19,206 6,639 32,795
    2001 19,700 0 0 0 19,700 5,303 28,131
    2002 26,496 0 0 0 26,496 3,145 32,504
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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