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Environmental Release Report: COAHOMA County, MS
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in COAHOMA County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:

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    Rank counties in MISSISSIPPI or facilities in COAHOMA 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 COAHOMA 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:ZINC COMPOUNDS
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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 58,973
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 12,960
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 587,633
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 20
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 59,656 20
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 58,953
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 58,976
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 3
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 600,593
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 600,573
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 601,276 20
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 58,976

    *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 169,340 30 500 0 169,870 37,060 NA
    1989 164,866 0 500 0 165,366 31,720 NA
    1990 137,629 40 749 0 138,418 14,815 NA
    1991 185,811 50 250 0 186,111 27,210 4,718,317
    1992 163,245 75 500 0 163,820 6,701 4,200,185
    1993 137,740 50 0 0 137,790 157,896 4,950,545
    1994 144,365 50 0 0 144,415 1,886,057 4,600,758
    1995 990,675 125 0 0 990,800 2,654,427 4,726,686
    1996 259,957 250 0 0 260,207 1,083,515 1,882,191
    1997 537,674 20 0 0 537,694 1,263,600 2,092,232
    1998 575,358 255 0 0 575,613 740,261 2,249,709
    1999 387,284 255 0 0 387,539 576,350 2,099,171
    2000 334,607 250 0 0 334,857 51,755 386,092
    2001 382,400 5 0 0 382,405 694,472 2,859,779
    2002 601,276 20 0 0 601,296 558,915 2,542,729
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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