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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE
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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 1,948
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 534
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,948
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,948
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 534
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,813
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,865
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,948
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,331
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,813
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,813

    *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 2,502,800 48,000 0 0 2,550,800 1,700 NA
    1989 1,615,533 17,000 0 0 1,632,533 0 NA
    1990 1,201,430 13,000 0 0 1,214,430 177,409 NA
    1991 733,823 3,700 140 0 737,663 231,422 1,519,328
    1992 676,856 1,560 1,165 0 679,581 84,136 883,045
    1993 497,438 1,250 403 0 499,091 151,107 853,102
    1994 491,608 39,000 1,383 0 531,991 136,272 864,364
    1995 483,848 8,000 3,340 0 495,188 81,114 774,682
    1996 509,012 120,100 250 0 629,362 95,829 927,183
    1997 564,235 370,250 35,255 0 969,740 413,918 3,861,967
    1998 548,450 840,250 4,255 0 1,392,955 136,385 4,366,050
    1999 238,534 656,100 159,122 0 1,053,756 176,790 2,544,109
    2000 1,822 0 0 0 1,822 214,707 262,462
    2001 3,718 0 0 0 3,718 113,942 172,712
    2002 3,813 0 0 0 3,813 95,595 155,823
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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