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Environmental Release Report: RED WILLOW County, NE
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in RED WILLOW 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):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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    Rank counties in NEBRASKA or facilities in RED WILLOW 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 RED WILLOW County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:ATRAZINE
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    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 33
    Suspected Carcinogens 759
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 757
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 33
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 250
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 792
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 932 417
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 257
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,134
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,099
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 33
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 842
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,300 417
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,033

    *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 80 140 0 0 220 26,050 NA
    1989 80 140 0 0 220 26,050 NA
    1990 1,580 60 0 0 1,640 25,020 NA
    1991 1,750 250 0 0 2,000 25,010 25,520
    1992 750 250 0 0 1,000 10 25,280
    1993 750 250 0 0 1,000 255 25,496
    1994 750 250 0 0 1,000 14,200 14,318
    1995 3,250 250 0 0 3,500 20,600 20,591
    1996 3,255 250 0 0 3,505 54,900 55,102
    1997 505 250 0 0 755 115,072 57,952
    1998 250 250 0 0 500 51,594 51,417
    1999 23 250 0 0 273 58,910 58,558
    2000 695 250 0 0 945 483,642 483,890
    2001 487 250 0 0 737 379,558 379,773
    2002 1,559 417 0 0 1,976 500,603 503,596
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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