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Environmental Release Report: MOULTRIE County, IL
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in MOULTRIE 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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    *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 MOULTRIE 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:XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)
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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 18,950
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 122,097
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 10,899
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 194,637
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 18,950
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 89,220
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 205,536
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 205,536
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 205,536
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 122,097
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 205,536
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 205,536

    *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
    1989 64,200 0 0 0 64,200 500 NA
    1990 603,676 0 0 0 603,676 81,228 NA
    1991 335,250 0 0 0 335,250 48,195 388,145
    1992 300,798 0 0 0 300,798 61,835 366,228
    1993 155,200 0 0 0 155,200 17,000 174,300
    1994 155,000 0 0 0 155,000 22,000 177,000
    1995 132,400 0 0 0 132,400 16,400 148,800
    1996 122,441 0 0 0 122,441 35,779 158,220
    1997 124,975 0 0 0 124,975 31,084 140,517
    1998 149,264 0 0 0 149,264 13,903 163,167
    1999 191,556 0 0 0 191,556 14,506 206,072
    2000 146,955 0 0 0 146,955 12,913 159,868
    2001 92,025 0 0 0 92,025 17,642 109,667
    2002 205,536 0 0 0 205,536 17,267 222,682
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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