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Environmental Release Report: DODGE County, MN
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in DODGE 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):
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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 DODGE County

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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:MANGANESE
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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 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 54,231
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 20,701
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 13,001
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 20,701
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 54,495
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 54,496
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 20,966
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 54,569
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 54,231

    *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 85,202 0 0 0 85,202 6,950 NA
    1989 119,019 0 0 0 119,019 14,599 NA
    1990 96,478 0 0 0 96,478 8,720 NA
    1991 36,720 0 0 0 36,720 4,348 20,460
    1992 68,910 0 0 0 68,910 5,669 74,578
    1993 86,570 0 0 0 86,570 20,200 117,370
    1994 132,350 0 0 0 132,350 26,500 157,500
    1995 135,087 0 0 0 135,087 79,540 213,180
    1996 148,775 0 0 0 148,775 79,945 228,365
    1997 156,005 0 0 0 156,005 637,900 476,028
    1998 90,851 0 0 0 90,851 326,450 417,011
    1999 182,005 0 0 0 182,005 395,900 578,741
    2000 64,610 0 0 0 64,610 404,300 469,001
    2001 59,960 0 0 0 59,960 417,000 479,531
    2002 54,569 0 0 0 54,569 310,800 400,839
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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