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Environmental Release Report: CLINTON County, MI
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CLINTON County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    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 MICHIGAN or facilities in CLINTON 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 CLINTON County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 1,494
    Suspected Carcinogens 8
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,606
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,470
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 124
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,502
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,602
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,928
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,864
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,470
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 494
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 502
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 402

    *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 349,465 21 453,386 0 802,872 575,937 NA
    1989 337,461 10 94,012 0 431,483 108,148 NA
    1990 287,688 17 72,527 0 360,232 79,636 NA
    1991 225,041 11 64,700 0 289,752 495,218 828,074
    1992 231,067 11 87,547 0 318,625 1,331,547 1,707,487
    1993 292,610 15 1,050 0 293,675 1,412,586 1,763,089
    1994 200,548 4 0 0 200,552 1,672,176 1,898,024
    1995 144,707 0 0 0 144,707 1,592,738 2,079,794
    1996 273,136 0 0 0 273,136 1,696,358 2,356,040
    1997 147,017 0 0 0 147,017 3,637,648 2,297,780
    1998 96,475 0 0 0 96,475 1,944,705 2,389,749
    1999 28,010 0 0 0 28,010 2,196,487 2,544,313
    2000 1,878 0 0 0 1,878 1,896,404 2,246,138
    2001 2,089 0 0 0 2,089 1,453,542 1,775,174
    2002 1,972 0 0 0 1,972 1,437,304 1,780,887
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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