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Environmental Release Report: STONE County, MS
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in STONE County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    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 STONE 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 STONE County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC 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 7,193 31
    Suspected Carcinogens 221
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 41 156
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 41
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 0 156
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 7,193 106
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 41 93
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 41 231
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 7,193 177
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 41
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 85
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 93
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 7,152 106

    *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 290 0 0 0 290 6 NA
    1989 583 0 0 0 583 4,507 NA
    1990 36,033 0 0 0 36,033 5,455 NA
    1991 35,043 0 0 0 35,043 1,013 38,896
    1992 25,036 0 0 0 25,036 708 28,406
    1993 18,026 651 0 0 18,677 213 21,887
    1994 16,023 256 0 0 16,279 75 18,492
    1995 8 49 0 0 57 104 3,706
    1996 4,218 24 0 0 4,242 778 13,337
    1997 3,118 43 0 0 3,161 2,712 7,975
    1998 8,519 25 0 0 8,544 4,765 16,066
    1999 11,919 61 0 0 11,980 6,397 22,307
    2000 13,014 52 0 0 13,066 30,625 43,677
    2001 14,463 230 17 0 14,710 32,384 78,195
    2002 7,193 260 79 0 7,532 34,793 43,012
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 .1531 4.69 0 0 4.84 5.30 10.13
    2001 .216 .7123 0 0 .9283 3.50 4.43
    2002 .212 4.26 0 0 4.47 8.87 13.33
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