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Environmental Release Report: IROQUOIS County, IL
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in IROQUOIS 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 IROQUOIS 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:N-HEXANE
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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 Developmental Toxicants 479,004
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 479,004
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 479,004
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 479,004

    *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 82,950 0 0 0 82,950 1,200 NA
    1989 93,395 0 0 0 93,395 750 NA
    1990 80,017 0 0 0 80,017 750 NA
    1991 76,037 0 0 0 76,037 22,500 175,600
    1992 49,173 0 0 0 49,173 13,890 84,188
    1993 116,982 0 0 0 116,982 11,073 149,104
    1994 91,161 0 0 0 91,161 12,513 126,563
    1995 51,495 0 0 0 51,495 0 51,465
    1996 27,000 0 0 0 27,000 0 27,000
    1997 20,547 0 0 0 20,547 9,465 30,012
    1998 12,393 0 0 0 12,393 31 12,424
    1999 288,618 0 500 0 289,118 0 236,340,074
    2000 147,178 0 500 0 147,678 0 162,254,762
    2001 394,030 0 0 0 394,030 0 687,412,897
    2002 479,004 0 0 0 479,004 0 750,433,105
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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