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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 17,486
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 268,442
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 42,129
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 166,681
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 17,486
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 112,675
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 208,157
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 255,820
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 653
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 268,442
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 5
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 208,805
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 268,442
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 190,620

    *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 268,891 0 0 0 268,891 531,277 NA
    1989 663,781 0 0 0 663,781 71,656 NA
    1990 605,982 0 0 0 605,982 45,291 NA
    1991 568,956 0 0 0 568,956 111,379 1,285,445
    1992 615,437 0 0 0 615,437 42,490 1,356,941
    1993 645,973 0 0 0 645,973 31,801 1,283,799
    1994 371,049 0 0 0 371,049 34,666 944,374
    1995 403,541 0 0 0 403,541 26,596 878,833
    1996 450,046 0 0 0 450,046 24,496 945,414
    1997 425,170 0 0 0 425,170 52,173 968,917
    1998 351,057 0 0 0 351,057 3,308 885,604
    1999 269,041 0 0 0 269,041 15,549 821,815
    2000 212,567 0 0 0 212,567 10,065 708,644
    2001 221,474 0 5 0 221,479 8,932 719,498
    2002 268,442 0 0 0 268,442 12,492 711,563
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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