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Environmental Release Report: TIPPAH County, MS
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in TIPPAH 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 TIPPAH 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 TIPPAH County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    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 28
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 28
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 28
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 7
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 28
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 28
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 33
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 28

    *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 94,815 0 0 0 94,815 48,700 NA
    1989 113,401 0 0 0 113,401 47,340 NA
    1990 231,879 0 0 0 231,879 57,225 NA
    1991 193,932 0 0 0 193,932 21,297 215,475
    1992 164,500 0 0 0 164,500 52,300 266,200
    1993 181,000 0 0 0 181,000 56,215 283,300
    1994 295,000 0 0 0 295,000 46,650 386,200
    1995 263,500 0 0 0 263,500 15,250 350,300
    1996 211,906 0 0 0 211,906 31,953 313,556
    1997 99,907 0 0 0 99,907 107,520 206,867
    1998 13,633 0 0 0 13,633 62,700 174,563
    1999 2,766 0 0 0 2,766 77,200 203,152
    2000 13,730 0 0 0 13,730 500 14,290
    2001 8,329 0 0 0 8,329 66,598 117,425
    2002 33 0 0 0 33 174 57,200
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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