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Environmental Release Report: EATON County, MI
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in EATON 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 MICHIGAN or facilities in EATON 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 EATON County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 359
    Suspected Carcinogens 8,228
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 64,402
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 3,686
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 60,716
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 8,200
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 413,374
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 14,474
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 463,274
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 556,100
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 64,402
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 359
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 64,015
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 570,215
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 570,215

    *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 234,294 0 0 0 234,294 12,825 NA
    1989 149,133 64 0 0 149,197 16,157 NA
    1990 148,134 7 0 0 148,141 4,036 NA
    1991 104,164 0 0 0 104,164 76,066 402,187
    1992 43,636 0 0 0 43,636 47,273 387,094
    1993 45,165 0 0 0 45,165 43,300 313,567
    1994 72,589 0 0 0 72,589 14,169 85,935
    1995 125,430 0 0 0 125,430 16,264 141,644
    1996 54,914 0 0 0 54,914 24,086 97,252
    1997 57,761 89 0 0 57,850 180,529 147,623
    1998 706,270 40 0 0 706,310 107,502 840,769
    1999 718,579 22 24,500 0 743,101 81,896 825,311
    2000 628,291 21 995 0 629,307 104,613 733,793
    2001 536,687 0 1,717 0 538,403 64,724 601,164
    2002 570,602 0 2,464 0 573,066 40,421 808,666
    "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 .5387 0 0 0 .5387 0 .5387
    2001 .467 0 0 0 .467 0 .467
    2002 .5163 0 0 0 .5163 0 .5163
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