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Environmental Release Report: YALOBUSHA County, MS
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in YALOBUSHA County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):

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    Rank counties in MISSISSIPPI or facilities in YALOBUSHA 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 YALOBUSHA 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:STYRENE
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to noncancer risk


    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)
    Suspected Carcinogens 5,265
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5,265
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 5,265
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 5,265
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 5,265
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5,265
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 5,265
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 5,265
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 5,265
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 5,265
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5,265

    *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 55,678 0 0 0 55,678 81,986 NA
    1989 35,792 0 0 0 35,792 93,270 NA
    1990 85,387 0 0 0 85,387 89,569 NA
    1991 185,549 0 0 0 185,549 1,375 288,809
    1992 65,844 0 0 0 65,844 6,875 89,365
    1993 41,514 0 0 0 41,514 57,555 99,024
    1994 55,601 0 0 0 55,601 11,610 67,421
    1995 74,099 0 0 0 74,099 18,062 92,113
    1996 0 0 0 0 0 25,789 25,014
    1997 7,177 0 344 0 7,521 69,512 41,897
    1998 22,670 0 2,480 0 25,150 28,303 50,568
    1999 18,600 0 2,700 0 21,300 27,988 46,033
    2000 13,208 0 1,968 0 15,176 28,101 41,054
    2001 14,094 0 0 0 14,094 35,926 49,765
    2002 5,265 0 0 0 5,265 48,716 56,202
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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