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Environmental Release Report: CROW WING County, MN
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CROW WING 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 MINNESOTA or facilities in CROW WING 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 CROW WING 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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    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 323 .980
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 323 .980
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 323 .980
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 0
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 46,372 .980
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 323 .980
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 46,372 .980
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 46,049
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 323 .980
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 323 .980
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 46,613
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 46,049

    *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 155,194 750 0 0 155,944 517,695 NA
    1989 198,255 5,550 0 0 203,805 20,408 NA
    1990 87,371 5,382 2,990 0 95,743 23,671 NA
    1991 42,123 12,000 34 0 54,157 10,486 340,338
    1992 28,611 18,800 48 0 47,459 9,091 463,656
    1993 35,384 17,093 0 0 52,477 7,907 430,339
    1994 68,059 1,466 750 0 70,275 34,115 189,822
    1995 29,033 1,611 750 0 31,394 76,270 174,345
    1996 1,605 1,129 250 0 2,984 83,036 139,772
    1997 540 0 0 0 540 60,886 94,551
    1998 1,000 0 0 0 1,000 82,669 117,356
    1999 500 0 4,060 0 4,560 80,296 122,222
    2000 94,639 0 0 0 94,639 83,053 190,296
    2001 104,208 7 763 0 104,978 69,127 178,330
    2002 46,936 .980 9 0 46,946 70,238 118,082
    "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
    2001 .123 0 0 0 .123 .01 .133
    2002 .295 0 0 0 .295 .111 .483
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