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Environmental Release Report: KANABEC County, MN
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in KANABEC County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):

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    Rank counties in MINNESOTA or facilities in KANABEC 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 KANABEC County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:METHYL ETHYL KETONE
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to noncancer risk


    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)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 17,655
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 17,655
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 17,655
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 17,655
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 17,655
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 17,655
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 17,655
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 17,655

    *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 138,575 0 0 0 138,575 12,280 NA
    1989 117,385 0 0 0 117,385 4,807 NA
    1990 100,149 0 0 0 100,149 33,102 NA
    1991 15,426 0 0 0 15,426 24,393 104,325
    1992 75,681 0 0 0 75,681 13,893 100,377
    1993 69,262 0 0 0 69,262 22,330 99,516
    1994 39,751 0 0 0 39,751 21,524 74,190
    1995 29,578 0 0 0 29,578 29,262 58,840
    1996 27,112 0 0 0 27,112 26,400 53,512
    1997 61,171 0 0 0 61,171 93,480 107,961
    1998 73,707 0 0 0 73,707 8,316 81,823
    1999 90,086 0 0 0 90,086 11,550 101,330
    2000 57,817 0 0 0 57,817 5,400 62,967
    2001 39,925 0 0 0 39,925 3,450 44,129
    2002 17,655 0 0 0 17,655 440 25,644
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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