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Environmental Release Report: DONIPHAN County, KS
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in DONIPHAN 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:

    See how this county ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank counties in KANSAS or facilities in DONIPHAN 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 DONIPHAN County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:DICHLORVOS
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:DICHLORVOS
    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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 255 5
    Suspected Carcinogens 3,910 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 4,165 10
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .100
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 4,165 10
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 3,900
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 4,155 5
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 3,910 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 4,165 10
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 4,175 15
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .100
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 4,165 10
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,900
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 4,175 15

    *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 55,537 0 0 0 55,537 0 NA
    1989 76,100 0 0 0 76,100 13,550 NA
    1990 49,755 0 0 0 49,755 12,590 NA
    1991 20,485 0 0 0 20,485 19,233 39,439
    1992 23,795 20 0 0 23,815 23,580 120,731
    1993 50,300 20 0 0 50,320 28,450 178,203
    1994 59,295 20 0 0 59,315 27,690 93,511
    1995 124,200 15 0 0 124,215 12,134 151,913
    1996 55,835 20 0 0 55,855 7,513 129,834
    1997 38,175 20 0 0 38,195 24,823 113,052
    1998 18,250 15 0 0 18,265 20,025 101,687
    1999 530 20 0 0 550 17,854 41,487
    2000 530 20 0 0 550 18,790 42,238
    2001 530 20 0 0 550 19,223 43,258
    2002 4,175 15 15 0 4,205 21,428 35,735
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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