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Environmental Release Report: ROSEBUD County, MT
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in ROSEBUD 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 MONTANA or facilities in ROSEBUD 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 ROSEBUD 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:MERCURY 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 2,610
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,698
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 94,156
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,398
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 90,995
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 10
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 330,286
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 8,793
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 416,954
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 491,596
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 102,990
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,615
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 101,351
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 508,206
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 579,653

    *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
    1998 905,846 0 6,790,711 0 7,696,557 0 10,863,022
    1999 898,408 0 6,638,354 0 7,536,762 156,502 10,288,789
    2000 828,241 10 10,468,827 0 11,297,078 47,558 13,651,648
    2001 871,460 0 10,990,840 0 11,862,300 257,027 14,603,855
    2002 600,527 0 9,783,855 0 10,384,382 274,427 12,828,809
    "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 14.42 0 0 0 14.42 0 14.42
    2001 15.60 0 0 0 15.60 0 15.60
    2002 13.70 0 0 0 13.70 0 13.70
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