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Environmental Release Report: MARION County, MS
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in MARION 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 MARION 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 MARION 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
    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 3
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 23,715
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 3
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 23,712
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 23,715
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 23,715
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 23,715
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 23,715
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 3
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 23,712
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 23,712
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 23,712

    *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 445,836 0 0 0 445,836 95,809 NA
    1989 498,991 0 0 0 498,991 735 NA
    1990 319,824 0 0 0 319,824 622 NA
    1991 251,445 0 0 0 251,445 33,335 284,538
    1992 335,439 0 0 0 335,439 45,185 380,624
    1993 317,350 0 0 0 317,350 74,458 391,875
    1994 230,265 0 0 0 230,265 72,020 302,165
    1995 190,717 0 0 0 190,717 58,440 248,657
    1996 166,470 0 0 0 166,470 50,125 266,225
    1997 151,037 0 0 0 151,037 135,164 285,701
    1998 30,534 0 0 0 30,534 749 30,534
    1999 34,187 0 0 0 34,187 874 34,187
    2000 29,842 0 0 0 29,842 750 29,842
    2001 3,665 0 25 0 3,690 31,671 33,590
    2002 23,715 0 48 0 23,763 35,771 23,763
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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