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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER
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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 13,863
    Suspected Carcinogens 3,950
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 69,527
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 265
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 24,808
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 13,534
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 16,245
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 21,723
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 24,041
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 71,749
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 69
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 67,387
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 72,281
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 21,817

    *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 189,008 500 0 0 189,508 56,131 NA
    1989 270,508 500 0 0 271,008 131,782 NA
    1990 198,945 15 0 0 198,960 101,843 NA
    1991 487,022 20 4,398 0 491,440 193,603 690,975
    1992 96,203 17 15,635 0 111,855 123,058 443,422
    1993 69,125 17 4,197 0 73,339 213,133 426,391
    1994 146,298 0 0 0 146,298 170,525 479,191
    1995 176,493 0 0 0 176,493 522,646 952,574
    1996 25,372 0 0 0 25,372 452,170 965,055
    1997 57,798 0 29,700 0 87,498 1,027,263 1,130,362
    1998 14,998 0 21,504 0 36,502 518,548 1,059,391
    1999 9,445 0 15 0 9,460 364,293 658,215
    2000 19,239 0 10,065 0 29,304 1,235,824 1,628,198
    2001 29,368 0 15 0 29,383 693,125 1,084,641
    2002 75,971 0 15 0 75,986 666,315 878,486
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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