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Environmental Release Report: DAVIS County, IA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in DAVIS County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Total environmental releases:
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):

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    Rank counties in IOWA or facilities in DAVIS 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 DAVIS County

    View Summary Environmental Justice Report (en español).

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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:MANGANESE
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to noncancer risk


    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 255
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 255
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 255
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 255

    *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 156,190 0 0 0 156,190 337,047 NA
    1989 153,684 0 0 0 153,684 57,177 NA
    1990 169,095 0 10 0 169,105 73,906 NA
    1991 68,064 0 0 0 68,064 46,095 114,168
    1992 62,810 0 0 0 62,810 41,861 117,608
    1993 35,448 0 0 0 35,448 80,555 147,730
    1994 42,054 0 0 0 42,054 87,689 160,602
    1995 43,424 0 0 0 43,424 89,960 158,920
    1996 43,424 0 0 0 43,424 755 156,332
    1997 43,414 0 0 0 43,414 179,910 158,054
    1998 10 0 0 0 10 750 531
    1999 41,206 0 0 0 41,206 8,361 50,599
    2000 14,106 0 0 0 14,106 11,168 25,273
    2001 11,609 0 0 0 11,609 5,888 17,582
    2002 255 0 0 0 255 588 6,051
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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