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Environmental Release Report: CLARKE County, MS
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CLARKE 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 MISSISSIPPI or facilities in CLARKE 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 CLARKE County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:HYDROQUINONE
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
    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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 522
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,220
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,042
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 532
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 500
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 730
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 1,532
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 532
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,262
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,042
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 22
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,510
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,020
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2,020

    *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 0 2 0 0 2 0 NA
    1991 38,400 0 0 0 38,400 0 17,000
    1992 30,500 0 0 0 30,500 7,600 65,700
    1993 21,700 0 0 0 21,700 3,300 37,200
    1994 55,955 0 0 0 55,955 0 67,175
    1995 74,413 0 0 0 74,413 255 100,732
    1996 21,004 0 0 0 21,004 20,099 53,095
    1997 43,727 30,000 0 0 73,727 61,174 94,664
    1998 5,500 74,000 0 0 79,500 53,443 128,293
    1999 4,500 43,000 0 0 47,500 72,134 115,609
    2000 4,510 0 0 0 4,510 156,567 157,542
    2001 6,070 41,500 0 0 47,570 104,108 147,733
    2002 3,262 0 64 0 3,326 21,394 26,198
    "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
    2002 .1078 0 0 0 .1078 0 .1078
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