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Environmental Release Report: MARSHALL County, MS
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in MARSHALL 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 MARSHALL 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:HYDROCHLORIC ACID
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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 97,200
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 97,200
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 44,600
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 141,800
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 141,800
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 97,200
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 97,200
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 141,800
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 141,800

    *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 240,054 750 200 0 241,004 52,097 NA
    1989 121,262 2,250 200 0 123,712 31,285 NA
    1990 125,150 0 0 0 125,150 29,725 NA
    1991 94,535 0 0 0 94,535 21,442 121,267
    1992 159,057 0 0 0 159,057 42,696 175,642
    1993 149,350 0 0 0 149,350 7,450 179,940
    1994 128,000 0 300 0 128,300 12,800 143,530
    1995 93,084 0 1,500 0 94,584 1,000 89,545
    1996 65,127 0 2,396 0 67,523 896 68,319
    1997 30,200 0 2,344 0 32,544 1,688 31,786
    1998 43,587 0 1,500 0 45,087 0 44,497
    1999 41,711 0 0 0 41,711 5,511 47,222
    2000 43,080 0 1,500 0 44,580 4,918 49,668
    2001 63,065 0 0 0 63,065 2,044 129,609
    2002 141,800 0 0 0 141,800 1,596 176,537
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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