POLLUTION LOCATOR| Toxic Chemical Releases | Reports

Environmental Release Report: MANISTEE County, MI
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in MANISTEE County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
    0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% 100%

    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:

    See how this county ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank counties in MICHIGAN or facilities in MANISTEE 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.

  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • Environmental Justice Analysis for MANISTEE County

    View Summary Environmental Justice Report (en español).

  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 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:MERCURY COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to noncancer risk


    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area

      [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 39,007 722
    Suspected Carcinogens 253
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 20,319 69,596
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 752 300
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 234,024 812
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 304,251 722
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 234,151 1,112
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 448,392 1,068
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 283,766
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 235,556 5,084
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 621 300
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 20,352 3,972
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 531,570 4,784
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 518,407 1,190

    *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.
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 88,982 525 1 302,000 391,508 39,018 NA
    1989 169,236 778 0 290,000 460,014 85,335 NA
    1990 265,598 740 0 108,000 374,338 4,599 NA
    1991 48,771 3,368 0 96,000 148,139 43,208 2,806,498
    1992 1,356 4,058 0 85,000 90,414 60,763 2,286,206
    1993 856 5,735 0 45,000 51,591 72,080 2,432,629
    1994 568,301 8,944 0 58,000 635,245 550 3,466,013
    1995 375,714 7,427 0 102,063 485,204 5,892 2,356,751
    1996 394,286 4,526 0 0 398,812 11,813 2,411,493
    1997 445,829 35,062 0 0 480,891 63,030 793,325
    1998 412,861 35,555 0 0 448,416 129,165 1,441,265
    1999 398,313 61,352 0 0 459,665 151,296 1,501,198
    2000 392,845 206,375 0 0 599,220 167,364 1,633,494
    2001 244,334 122,048 94 0 366,476 2,516,105 3,718,363
    2002 533,251 74,380 60 0 607,691 328,905 4,372,993
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 .0245 0 0 0 .0245 1.20 .0245
    2001 2.86 0 0 0 2.86 0 2.86
    2002 4.22 0 0 0 4.22 0 4.23
      [ top ]
     
     
    Fax companies responsible for the top-ranked pollution problems in MANISTEE County (free)
    Email EPA
    Join an online discussion about pollution in MANISTEE County


    Email a Scorecard Community Report to a friend
    Network with environmental groups
    Learn how to use Scorecard to find out about toxics in your community


    Contribute to Environmental Defense
    Volunteer with environmental groups in your community

      [ top ]
     
     
  • Links

    Scorecard's report for MANISTEE County on
  •   [ top ]