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Environmental Release Report: MARTIN County, MN
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in MARTIN 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:

    See how this county ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank counties in MINNESOTA or facilities in MARTIN 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 MARTIN County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 .400
    Suspected Carcinogens 63,840
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 121,421
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 6,380
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 129,900
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 63,840
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 103,200
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 136,280
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 136,281
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 136,280
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .400
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 121,420
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 136,281
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 129,261

    *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 1,037,342 0 501,972 0 1,539,314 558,583 NA
    1989 790,605 0 0 0 790,605 142,093 NA
    1990 720,252 0 0 0 720,252 80,745 NA
    1991 673,614 0 0 0 673,614 64,223 812,830
    1992 645,377 0 0 0 645,377 65,184 687,751
    1993 535,437 0 0 0 535,437 57,188 607,710
    1994 172,327 0 0 0 172,327 1,558 174,239
    1995 301,077 0 0 0 301,077 10,509 293,618
    1996 332,637 0 0 0 332,637 8,984 343,983
    1997 261,457 0 0 0 261,457 91,066 306,890
    1998 357,196 0 0 0 357,196 51,454 408,410
    1999 416,016 0 0 0 416,016 44,097 457,544
    2000 274,986 0 0 0 274,986 44,491 348,039
    2001 217,873 0 0 0 217,873 4,754 222,335
    2002 136,281 0 0 0 136,281 8,742 144,972
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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