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Environmental Release Report: CLAY County, MS
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CLAY County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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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 CLAY 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:AMMONIA
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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)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 14,005 188,770
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 14,000 250
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 14,000
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 14,005 250
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 70,410 590
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 70,410 590
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 70,405 340
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 70,410 590
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 70,410 340

    *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 264,080 4,363 0 0 268,443 25,575 NA
    1989 316,896 3,105 0 0 320,001 23,719 NA
    1990 386,360 42,000 0 0 428,360 4,401 NA
    1991 379,326 17,000 0 0 396,326 12,120 1,103,630
    1992 372,837 6,500 0 0 379,337 62,736 1,319,042
    1993 209,365 4,030 0 0 213,395 98,688 1,129,915
    1994 259,452 18,170 2,300 0 279,922 33,095 1,045,831
    1995 201,007 2,555 0 0 203,562 35,544 957,985
    1996 191,397 2,829 0 0 194,226 175,901 1,009,642
    1997 254,049 640 591 0 255,280 52,748 344,422
    1998 228,956 1,421 23 0 230,400 31,606 3,346,514
    1999 204,352 197,970 0 0 402,322 27,867 1,637,444
    2000 115,560 213,539 8,254 0 337,353 19,586 1,232,288
    2001 88,425 224,861 0 0 313,286 8,058 822,665
    2002 70,410 189,110 0 0 259,520 110,877 1,006,264
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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