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Environmental Release Report: CLARE County, MI
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CLARE County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Total environmental releases:
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:

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    Rank counties in MICHIGAN or facilities in CLARE 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 CLARE 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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:STYRENE
    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 572
    Suspected Carcinogens 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 577
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 5
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 577
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 577
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 577
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 849
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 577

    *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 106,695 0 0 0 106,695 20,770 NA
    1989 91,255 0 0 0 91,255 250 NA
    1990 60,310 0 0 0 60,310 1,250 NA
    1991 103,215 0 0 0 103,215 900 193,977
    1992 105,095 0 0 0 105,095 750 195,231
    1993 131,882 0 0 0 131,882 10,000 221,052
    1994 198,877 0 0 0 198,877 20,781 382,777
    1995 238 0 0 0 238 0 237
    1996 557 0 0 0 557 0 557
    1997 613 0 0 0 613 0 613
    1998 674 0 0 0 674 0 674
    1999 803 0 0 0 803 0 797
    2000 664 0 0 0 664 0 663
    2001 793 0 0 0 793 0 796
    2002 849 0 0 0 849 0 854
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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