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Environmental Release Report: ATTALA County, MS
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in ATTALA County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
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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 ATTALA 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: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 25
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 25
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 25
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 25
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 4,309
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 25
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 25
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 25
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 25
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,309
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 25

    *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
    1992 819 0 0 0 819 120,150 120,969
    1993 1,763 0 0 0 1,763 67,201 481,147
    1994 1,758 0 0 0 1,758 63,760 494,591
    1995 1,100 0 0 0 1,100 38,544 564,227
    1996 1,105 0 0 0 1,105 209,175 209,179
    1997 1,105 0 0 0 1,105 535,840 269,005
    1998 1,105 0 0 0 1,105 202,957 204,055
    1999 1,140 0 0 0 1,140 222,521 223,661
    2000 1,087 0 0 0 1,087 209,203 253,310
    2001 3,819 0 0 0 3,819 291,850 263,037
    2002 4,309 0 0 0 4,309 407,617 324,032
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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