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Environmental Release Report: CAMPBELL County, KY
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CAMPBELL 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 KENTUCKY or facilities in CAMPBELL 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 CAMPBELL County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:TRICHLOROETHYLENE
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 27,802 60
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 27,802 60
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 19 60
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 27,783
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 27,802
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 27,802 60
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 27,802 60
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 27,802 60
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 27,802 1,854
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 19 60
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 27,783 1,794
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 27,802 1,794
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 27,802

    *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 74,385 1,000 3,476,450 0 3,551,835 840,015 NA
    1989 103,128 1,000 1,272,800 0 1,376,928 1,915,395 NA
    1990 50,668 6,578 0 0 57,246 37,503 NA
    1991 46,433 255 0 0 46,688 1,570,474 1,662,875
    1992 55,836 644 0 0 56,480 2,848,296 2,934,737
    1993 66,523 367 0 0 66,890 2,354,480 2,421,012
    1994 66,108 1,467 0 0 67,575 2,574,722 2,656,839
    1995 73,638 855 0 0 74,493 3,134,527 3,208,150
    1996 60,849 267 0 0 61,116 1,940,501 2,014,514
    1997 68,099 236 0 0 68,335 4,585,778 2,360,967
    1998 65,049 1,422 0 0 66,471 1,124,718 1,175,941
    1999 93,405 1,255 0 0 94,660 4,837,495 5,010,570
    2000 78,818 1,250 0 0 80,068 3,939,150 3,992,296
    2001 35,926 2,049 0 0 37,975 740,616 789,802
    2002 27,802 1,854 0 0 29,656 25,661 68,457
    "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 .15 0 0 0 .15 0 .15
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