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Environmental Release Report: CRAWFORD County, IA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CRAWFORD 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 CRAWFORD 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:AMMONIA
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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)
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 47,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 47,000
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 47,000
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 47,000
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 47,000

    *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 116,000 0 0 0 116,000 136,698 NA
    1989 114,010 0 0 0 114,010 111,873 NA
    1990 164,830 1,500 0 0 166,330 274,388 NA
    1991 165,005 0 250 0 165,255 345,000 865,000
    1992 114,010 0 0 0 114,010 424,400 904,020
    1993 89,010 0 0 0 89,010 626,300 991,020
    1994 105,010 0 0 0 105,010 396,700 855,020
    1995 100,005 0 0 0 100,005 288,300 749,010
    1996 98,005 0 0 0 98,005 226,110 738,010
    1997 84,005 0 0 0 84,005 433,800 762,010
    1998 69,005 0 0 0 69,005 382,400 808,310
    1999 81,000 0 0 0 81,000 1,238,500 1,628,600
    2000 65,000 0 0 0 65,000 1,305,000 1,687,420
    2001 86,000 0 0 0 86,000 1,233,300 1,640,700
    2002 47,000 0 0 0 47,000 1,249,300 1,605,400
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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