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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY
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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 17
    Suspected Carcinogens 21,291
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 148,023
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 51,202
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 165,817
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 21,346
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 140,129
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 195,425
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 262,837
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 49,595
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 234,931
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 17
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 165,918
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 262,995
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 252,466

    *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 212,900 0 4,410 0 217,310 52,203 NA
    1989 294,290 0 500 0 294,790 38,014 NA
    1990 697,372 0 212 0 697,584 69,420 NA
    1991 470,607 0 3,500 0 474,107 403,675 1,246,450
    1992 494,537 0 140 0 494,677 719,993 1,229,236
    1993 595,340 0 260 0 595,600 584,896 2,457,838
    1994 774,545 0 0 0 774,545 209,268 1,401,874
    1995 678,850 0 0 0 678,850 68,400 838,909
    1996 744,388 0 0 0 744,388 102,780 857,293
    1997 841,240 0 0 0 841,240 131,596 1,135,144
    1998 605,867 1,560 10 0 607,437 159,969 1,030,759
    1999 470,718 0 10 0 470,728 9,279,013 9,736,340
    2000 381,910 0 15 0 381,925 316,304 695,264
    2001 327,851 0 500 0 328,351 668,347 999,718
    2002 263,492 0 86,096 0 349,588 287,817 650,364
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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