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

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    Rank counties in MISSISSIPPI or facilities in MADISON 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 MADISON County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    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 16,592
    Suspected Carcinogens 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 224,092
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 8,665
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 185,678
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 16,584
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 73,794
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 194,343
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 226,541
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 226,541
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 8
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 196,784
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 226,538
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 181,171

    *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 364,928 10,700 500 0 376,128 226,113 NA
    1989 553,685 0 250 0 553,935 96,858 NA
    1990 448,257 0 250 0 448,507 36,934 NA
    1991 274,183 0 0 0 274,183 165,430 423,458
    1992 289,100 0 0 0 289,100 327,251 584,933
    1993 326,974 0 0 0 326,974 207,640 534,192
    1994 218,852 0 0 0 218,852 133,270 416,930
    1995 290,729 0 0 0 290,729 120,946 489,892
    1996 209,374 0 0 0 209,374 259,556 502,942
    1997 200,014 0 0 0 200,014 553,012 572,540
    1998 100,296 0 0 0 100,296 221,282 322,986
    1999 262,999 0 0 0 262,999 161,107 654,216
    2000 239,117 0 0 0 239,117 287,616 567,688
    2001 186,637 0 0 0 186,637 209,649 421,130
    2002 226,546 0 0 0 226,546 413,026 653,692
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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