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Environmental Release Report: KINGMAN County, KS
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in KINGMAN 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 KINGMAN 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 KINGMAN 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:NICKEL
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:NICKEL
    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 232
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 232
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .430
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 232
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants .430
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 232
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 232
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 382
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 614
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .430
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 614
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 614
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 232

    *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 500 0 0 0 500 2,090 NA
    1989 500 0 0 0 500 14,430 NA
    1990 500 0 0 0 500 2,600 NA
    1991 500 0 0 0 500 2,900 2,949
    1992 500 0 0 0 500 3,100 3,154
    1993 500 0 0 0 500 3,600 3,660
    1994 500 0 0 0 500 4,700 4,780
    1995 500 0 0 0 500 5,300 5,390
    1996 250 0 0 0 250 1,200 1,253
    1997 250 0 0 0 250 1,500 875
    1998 461 0 0 0 461 0 69,461
    1999 446 0 0 0 446 0 17,325
    2000 677 0 0 0 677 0 83,636
    2001 3 0 0 0 3 0 3
    2002 614 0 0 0 614 0 113,910
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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