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

    See how this county ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank counties in NEBRASKA or facilities in DODGE 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 DODGE 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 4,307 .760
    Suspected Carcinogens 13,159
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 61,155 .764
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 4,317 .764
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 192,164
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 17,358 .004
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 352,719 6
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 20,262 6
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 396,017 .764
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 371,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 199,092 .764
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 4,294 .760
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 197,337 .004
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 537,003 10
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 396,021 5

    *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 16,534 0 0 0 16,534 164,629 NA
    1989 37,708 0 0 0 37,708 69,921 NA
    1990 38,430 0 0 0 38,430 89,032 NA
    1991 33,800 0 0 0 33,800 101,613 199,096
    1992 27,682 0 0 0 27,682 153,211 163,768
    1993 26,759 0 0 0 26,759 109,100 162,423
    1994 20,096 0 0 0 20,096 30,614 42,427
    1995 300,068 0 15 0 300,083 49,075 370,503
    1996 244,268 0 10 0 244,278 40,596 298,660
    1997 367,760 0 20 0 367,780 130,807 502,322
    1998 715,920 505 116,505 0 832,930 196,580 1,013,238
    1999 754,795 505 4,100 0 759,400 456,233 1,227,201
    2000 947,692 260 313,291 0 1,261,243 233,864 1,482,041
    2001 543,014 16 347,445 0 890,475 240,228 1,179,677
    2002 539,636 16 419,774 0 959,426 176,254 1,190,405
    "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 429 0 0 0 429 0 430
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