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

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    *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 OGEMAW County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:NICKEL
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COBALT
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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 255
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 14,469
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 13,004
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 6,237
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 255
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 13,004
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 6,762
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 14,469
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 6,767
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 13,004
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 255

    *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 274,966 0 0 0 274,966 15,520 NA
    1989 580,553 0 0 0 580,553 4,563 NA
    1990 285,809 0 0 0 285,809 11,771 NA
    1991 242,741 0 0 0 242,741 19,167 840,057
    1992 258,563 0 0 0 258,563 19,574 1,677,592
    1993 282,268 0 0 0 282,268 48,500 1,946,146
    1994 74,621 0 0 0 74,621 36,497 677,970
    1995 53,942 0 0 0 53,942 24,364 78,441
    1996 47,009 0 0 0 47,009 23,718 1,149,339
    1997 33,039 0 0 0 33,039 1,010 1,123,692
    1998 54,955 0 0 0 54,955 510 943,029
    1999 36,782 0 0 0 36,782 265 911,825
    2000 44,691 0 0 0 44,691 265 887,798
    2001 34,815 0 0 0 34,815 510 603,563
    2002 14,469 0 0 0 14,469 510 694,824
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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