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Environmental Release Report: CLINTON County, IN
 
 
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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:
    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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    Rank counties in INDIANA 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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:ACRYLONITRILE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 27,348
    Suspected Carcinogens 365
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 81,034 200,000
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 9
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 287,026
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 365
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 39,499
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 80,540
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 108,208
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 314,148
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 9
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 314,078
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 314,145
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 108,205

    *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 591,320 3,944 250 0 595,514 803,512 NA
    1989 504,214 5,227 250 0 509,691 148,533 NA
    1990 564,311 5,103 250 0 569,664 195,107 NA
    1991 626,956 107 250 0 627,313 8,046,955 40,112,458
    1992 641,348 97 250 0 641,695 5,156,752 33,797,715
    1993 582,525 52 250 0 582,827 4,032,764 33,420,991
    1994 490,209 868 250 0 491,327 6,848,503 32,840,493
    1995 901,772 177 250 0 902,199 5,238,975 31,078,541
    1996 602,003 239 250 0 602,492 3,698,313 25,975,701
    1997 410,913 200 250 0 411,363 1,444,515 3,886,234
    1998 299,634 0 250 0 299,884 390,860 837,995
    1999 269,644 38,000 250 0 307,894 442,569 795,556
    2000 335,952 390,000 250 0 726,202 364,594 1,141,164
    2001 399,455 290,000 250 0 689,705 397,332 1,155,456
    2002 314,154 200,000 5 0 514,159 568,850 1,164,836
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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