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

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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 SULLIVAN County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:NICKEL
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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 10
    Suspected Carcinogens 10
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 260
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,019
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 20
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,029
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,019
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,019
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 270
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,029
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,029

    *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 90,273 0 0 0 90,273 778,073 NA
    1989 125,579 0 0 0 125,579 527,958 NA
    1990 82,587 0 0 0 82,587 190,576 NA
    1991 12,750 20 1,200 0 13,970 200,354 554,876
    1992 13,489 0 0 0 13,489 177,225 529,037
    1993 8,217 0 0 0 8,217 140,006 627,246
    1994 2,270 0 0 0 2,270 122,699 382,450
    1995 1,500 0 0 0 1,500 149,925 353,686
    1996 86,795 0 0 0 86,795 63,909 418,425
    1997 77,005 0 0 0 77,005 375,975 522,274
    1998 104,191 0 0 0 104,191 196,592 544,436
    1999 108,462 0 0 0 108,462 249,524 1,389,464
    2000 21,375 0 0 0 21,375 253,210 702,944
    2001 1,029 0 0 0 1,029 102,253 104,062
    2002 1,029 0 0 0 1,029 161,850 163,655
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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