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Environmental Release Report: GREENE County, IN
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in GREENE County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Rank counties in INDIANA or facilities in GREENE 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 GREENE County

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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 12
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 12
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 12
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 12
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 12
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 12

    *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 14,247 0 0 0 14,247 399 NA
    1989 14,674 0 0 0 14,674 414 NA
    1990 11,230 750 0 0 11,980 161 NA
    1991 10,344 750 0 0 11,094 23,145 52,938
    1992 250 750 0 0 1,000 21,926 175,933
    1993 250 750 250 0 1,250 31,869 66,508
    1994 250 750 250 0 1,250 19,418 55,311
    1995 0 0 0 0 0 2,830 2,830
    1996 0 0 0 0 0 2,280 2,280
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 2,280 1,140
    1998 0 0 56,426 0 56,426 1,630 58,056
    1999 0 0 23,157 0 23,157 1,410 24,567
    2001 804 0 5,297 0 6,101 0 6,905
    2002 12 0 0 0 12 0 100
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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