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Environmental Release Report: JASPER County, MS
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in JASPER 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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    *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 JASPER County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 5 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 10 2
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 5 1
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 25,562 1
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 5 1
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 25,567 2
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 26,451 2
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 26,446 1
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 5 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 889 1
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 26,446 2
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 26,441 1

    *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
    1991 31,000 0 0 0 31,000 0 31,000
    1992 13,000 0 0 0 13,000 0 13,000
    1993 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    1994 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    1995 0 0 0 0 0 198,731 198,731
    1996 1,248 0 0 0 1,248 133,651 146,131
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 23,968 11,984
    1999 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    2000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    2001 59,418 2 205 0 59,625 1,364,842 1,424,469
    2002 26,451 2 5 0 26,458 371,248 400,319
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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