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Environmental Release Report: MARSHALL County, IA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in MARSHALL 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 IOWA or facilities in MARSHALL 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 MARSHALL County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to ozone depletion
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY COMPOUNDS
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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 290
    Suspected Carcinogens 307
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 4,846
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 84
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 4,759
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 439
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 84,845
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5,298
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 111,566
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 84,300
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 27,751
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 35
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 27,486
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 112,407
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 112,662

    *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 154,781 0 0 0 154,781 161,713 NA
    1989 60,853 0 6,250 0 67,103 47,110 NA
    1990 85,323 0 0 0 85,323 29,970 NA
    1991 67,752 0 0 0 67,752 445,331 537,973
    1992 53,675 5 0 0 53,680 472,753 551,469
    1993 67,458 0 0 0 67,458 402,437 507,275
    1994 176,796 0 0 0 176,796 553,544 822,692
    1995 149,972 0 1 0 149,973 1,321,572 1,464,161
    1996 53,401 0 5 0 53,406 892,175 1,328,418
    1997 66,718 0 0 0 66,718 1,397,114 834,780
    1998 133,309 67 0 0 133,376 464,102 614,776
    1999 48,305 0 36,000 0 84,305 945,579 1,056,389
    2000 66,687 0 27,000 0 93,687 903,980 1,041,837
    2001 89,222 0 0 0 89,222 751,477 908,291
    2002 113,434 0 0 0 113,434 671,933 872,949
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 .96 0 0 0 .96 0 .96
    2001 .91 0 0 0 .91 0 .91
    2002 .91 0 0 0 .91 0 .91
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