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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:ACETALDEHYDE
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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 33,623
    Suspected Carcinogens 62,297
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 113,053
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 14,255
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 134,756
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 62,345
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 96,339
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 146,577
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 98,894
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 149,057
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 50
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 115,389
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 135,219
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 132,463

    *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 82,274 0 0 0 82,274 76,000 NA
    1989 88,367 0 401 0 88,768 1,700 NA
    1990 118,338 0 250 0 118,588 0 NA
    1991 92,758 0 0 0 92,758 4,302 170,902
    1992 105,954 0 0 0 105,954 51,945 176,832
    1993 82,862 0 0 0 82,862 65,572 162,262
    1994 81,117 0 0 0 81,117 55,029 137,131
    1995 90,324 0 0 0 90,324 33,609 123,924
    1996 85,754 0 0 0 85,754 26,003 111,059
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 1,000 500
    1998 61,300 0 0 0 61,300 21,380 82,680
    1999 86,600 0 0 0 86,600 26,436 113,036
    2000 94,280 0 0 0 94,280 15,818 110,098
    2001 77,431 0 0 0 77,431 18,723 96,154
    2002 149,427 0 0 0 149,427 33,191 194,204
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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