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Environmental Release Report: CRAWFORD County, KS
 
 
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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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    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 KANSAS or facilities in CRAWFORD 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 CRAWFORD County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 130,423
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 130,422
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 15,469
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 15,696
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 130,423
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 114,955
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 130,423
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 114,954
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 131,050
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 21,579

    *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 35,100 0 0 0 35,100 21,000,000 NA
    1989 76,718 1,100 0 0 77,818 1,867,189 NA
    1990 35,364 0 4,602 0 39,966 56,000 NA
    1991 55,665 0 0 0 55,665 6,981 125,891
    1992 25,167 0 0 0 25,167 2,669,048 2,787,157
    1993 24,832 0 0 0 24,832 6,352 56,380
    1994 76,505 0 2 0 76,507 9,540 143,083
    1995 80,547 0 0 0 80,547 750 80,297
    1996 87,820 0 0 0 87,820 0 87,820
    1997 129,624 0 0 0 129,624 0 129,624
    1998 14,883 0 0 0 14,883 0 14,883
    1999 14,883 0 0 0 14,883 0 19,929
    2000 96,135 0 0 0 96,135 9,326 108,171
    2001 186,695 0 0 0 186,695 16,910 214,986
    2002 131,050 0 0 0 131,050 25,029 172,377
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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