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Environmental Release Report: CARROLL County, IN
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CARROLL County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    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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    *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 CARROLL County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 634 7
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 69,860 58
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 634 7
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 69,226 51
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 634 7
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 58,941 7
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 69,860 58
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 69,860 58
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 58,941 7
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 634 7
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 69,226 51
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 69,860 58
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 58,941 7

    *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 74,562 0 0 0 74,562 12,644 NA
    1989 212,243 0 0 0 212,243 73,932 NA
    1990 449,788 0 0 0 449,788 33,726 NA
    1991 351,111 0 0 0 351,111 247,597 556,720
    1992 622,571 0 0 0 622,571 32,778 676,810
    1993 643,114 0 0 0 643,114 33,930 710,658
    1994 712,399 0 0 0 712,399 104,457 871,242
    1995 752,247 0 0 0 752,247 1,673,822 2,486,182
    1996 841,499 0 0 0 841,499 1,747,540 7,277,692
    1997 325,986 255 0 0 326,241 3,027,549 6,705,016
    1998 79,115 500 0 0 79,615 1,624,583 7,039,141
    1999 90,140 500 0 0 90,640 1,081,332 6,578,361
    2000 62,830 0 0 0 62,830 1,256,427 6,323,751
    2001 56,554 72 0 0 56,626 1,048,806 5,420,041
    2002 69,860 58 0 0 69,918 1,094,349 4,697,922
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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