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

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    *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 MARION County

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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:XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)
    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 Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 7,690
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 7,690
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 7,690
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 7,690
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 7,690
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 7,690
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 7,690
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 7,690
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 7,690

    *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 32,451 0 0 0 32,451 0 NA
    1989 43,570 0 0 0 43,570 0 NA
    1990 69,469 0 0 0 69,469 0 NA
    1991 71,890 4,800 155,000 0 231,690 0 227,890
    1992 47,502 4,800 155,000 0 207,302 0 203,502
    1993 49,973 0 0 0 49,973 0 449,373
    1994 47,200 0 0 0 47,200 0 201,900
    1995 76,630 0 0 0 76,630 1,595 161,809
    1996 54,196 0 0 0 54,196 718 122,718
    1997 18,542 0 0 0 18,542 1,914 112,399
    1998 17,817 0 0 0 17,817 856 18,673
    1999 22,857 0 0 0 22,857 1,686 24,543
    2000 16,694 0 0 0 16,694 816 17,510
    2001 10,878 0 0 0 10,878 607 11,485
    2002 7,690 0 0 0 7,690 388 8,078
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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