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Environmental Release Report: SANDERS County, MT
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in SANDERS 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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    *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 SANDERS 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:ANTIMONY
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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)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 10,644
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 10,644
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 10,644
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 10,644
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 10,644

    *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
    1995 13,400 0 0 0 13,400 1,900 345,800
    1996 0 0 0 0 0 2,680 146,875
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 8,222 279,874
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 3,369 316,433
    1999 0 0 0 0 0 61,407 373,230
    2001 10,638 0 0 0 10,638 227,840 335,056
    2002 10,644 0 0 0 10,644 29,476 383,107
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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