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Environmental Release Report: PIPESTONE County, MN
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in PIPESTONE 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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    *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 PIPESTONE 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:STYRENE
    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 Carcinogens 220,052
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 239,602
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 239,602
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 220,052
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 239,767
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 220,052
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 239,602
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 239,767
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 239,602
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 239,767
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 239,767

    *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 510,284 0 0 0 510,284 750 NA
    1989 291,420 0 0 0 291,420 0 NA
    1990 283,803 0 0 0 283,803 7,517 NA
    1991 367,544 0 0 0 367,544 3,674 300,648
    1992 312,261 0 0 0 312,261 0 312,261
    1993 205,496 0 0 0 205,496 0 205,496
    1994 222,162 0 0 0 222,162 0 222,161
    1995 253,738 0 0 0 253,738 0 253,738
    1996 276,817 0 0 0 276,817 0 276,817
    1997 257,742 0 0 0 257,742 0 257,742
    1998 232,474 0 0 0 232,474 0 232,474
    1999 355,439 0 0 0 355,439 0 355,439
    2000 312,142 0 0 0 312,142 0 312,142
    2001 179,258 0 0 0 179,258 0 179,258
    2002 239,767 0 0 0 239,767 0 239,767
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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