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Environmental Release Report: PIKE County, IL
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in PIKE 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 PIKE 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:COPPER 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)
    Suspected Carcinogens .070
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants .070 2,374
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .070
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,500
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 250 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 750 653
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 750
    Suspected Neurotoxicants .070 653
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 653
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,750 658
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,000 653

    *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 134 0 0 0 134 17,250 NA
    1989 0 0 0 0 0 500 NA
    1990 0 0 816 0 816 500 NA
    1991 0 0 0 0 0 490 1,294
    1992 0 0 969 0 969 645 1,614
    1993 0 0 1,100 0 1,100 540 1,653
    1994 0 0 1,100 0 1,100 215 1,350
    1995 0 0 1,276 0 1,276 0 1,276
    1996 0 0 1,090 0 1,090 0 1,089
    1997 0 0 1,321 0 1,321 0 1,321
    1998 142,248 5 68,005 0 210,258 0 28,059
    1999 195,340 2,210 90,856 0 288,406 0 35,632
    2000 155,774 2,087 72,520 0 230,381 0 460,642
    2001 2,000 2,639 2,266 0 6,905 0 18,522
    2002 2,000 3,032 1,323,687 0 1,328,719 0 283,543
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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