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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY
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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 77
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 91
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 91
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 114,707
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 91
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 91
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 91
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 106,022 2
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 220,729 2
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 77
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 220,653 2
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 220,729 2
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 106,022 2

    *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 16,000 0 0 0 16,000 0 NA
    1989 17,000 0 0 0 17,000 0 NA
    1990 10,000 0 0 0 10,000 0 NA
    1991 12,500 0 0 0 12,500 3,960 14,500
    1993 564,992 0 48,770 0 613,762 0 619,400
    1994 552,813 0 3,012 0 555,825 0 555,825
    1995 778,305 0 1,766 0 780,071 0 780,071
    1996 629,030 0 5,442 0 634,472 0 634,472
    1997 778,989 0 7,943 0 786,932 0 786,932
    1998 93,702 0 43,088 0 136,790 0 136,790
    1999 99,540 0 49,411 0 148,951 0 148,951
    2000 111,104 594 62,605 0 174,303 0 174,300
    2001 182,013 25 21,494 0 203,532 1,191 217,577
    2002 220,729 2 25,419 0 246,150 1,313 268,297
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2001 .135 0 0 0 .135 .135 .27
    2002 .135 0 0 0 .135 .135 .27
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