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Environmental Release Report: GRAFTON County, NH
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in GRAFTON County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    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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    *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 GRAFTON County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:NICKEL
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER
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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 251 5
    Suspected Carcinogens 70
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,190 265
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 26
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 9,560 260
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 281 5
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 9,587 260
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 9,406 255
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 9,586 5
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 374 260
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 10,462 260
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 10,461 10

    *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 487,025 0 0 0 487,025 1,423,801 NA
    1989 190,962 0 250 0 191,212 1,040,723 NA
    1990 355,554 20 270 5 355,849 977,513 NA
    1991 312,771 0 0 0 312,771 679,495 1,454,948
    1992 428,306 0 0 0 428,306 657,640 1,623,742
    1993 164,280 5 0 0 164,285 685,185 1,562,194
    1994 128,684 5 0 0 128,689 684,003 1,186,920
    1995 51,514 5 0 0 51,519 545,658 1,064,658
    1996 23,944 5 0 0 23,949 513,846 1,017,265
    1997 32,720 5 0 0 32,725 1,317,047 1,190,978
    1998 11,732 15 0 0 11,747 872,829 1,358,308
    1999 23,283 20 0 0 23,303 1,413,219 1,987,905
    2000 28,161 20 0 0 28,181 1,446,135 1,988,776
    2001 1,873 20 0 0 1,893 1,729,151 2,380,995
    2002 11,277 265 0 0 11,542 1,663,551 2,555,716
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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