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

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    Rank counties in MISSISSIPPI or facilities in TATE 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 TATE County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:DICHLOROMETHANE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:ANTIMONY 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 13,018
    Suspected Carcinogens 59
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 46,462
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 33,473
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 12,727
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 33,444
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 46,171
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 46,462
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 46,462
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 46,171
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 46,492
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 33,765

    *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 292,206 0 0 0 292,206 210,083 NA
    1989 484,739 0 0 0 484,739 120,112 NA
    1990 482,011 0 0 0 482,011 46,946 NA
    1991 370,779 0 0 0 370,779 113,843 824,978
    1992 416,738 0 0 0 416,738 48,615 331,809
    1993 588,677 0 0 0 588,677 79,398 667,561
    1994 493,448 0 0 0 493,448 58,968 672,964
    1995 449,402 0 0 0 449,402 38,951 549,225
    1996 500,624 0 0 0 500,624 36,225 537,079
    1997 496,796 0 0 0 496,796 51,708 522,667
    1998 527,249 0 0 0 527,249 27,566 554,255
    1999 591,748 0 0 0 591,748 25,342 667,459
    2000 466,715 0 0 0 466,715 11,017 488,496
    2001 402,404 0 0 0 402,404 12,095 425,348
    2002 46,521 0 0 0 46,521 24,862 73,942
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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