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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:METHYL ETHYL KETONE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Carcinogens 120
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 15,952 2
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 16,070 4
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 19 21
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 15,952 4
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 15,972 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 17,376 5
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 15,952 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 17,837 22
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 17,515 5

    *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 144,778 17,590 5,251 0 167,619 410,903 NA
    1989 113,507 230,115 25,190 0 368,812 218,979 NA
    1990 101,128 284,774 43,936 0 429,838 172,819 NA
    1991 57,116 137,209 1,060 0 195,385 181,246 6,713,068
    1992 39,123 160,508 872 0 200,503 104,464 6,680,401
    1993 28,470 159,293 11 0 187,774 104,913 5,983,196
    1994 29,493 156,810 83 0 186,386 1,458,390 8,020,187
    1995 13,325 3,690 0 0 17,015 637,452 1,167,144
    1996 9,948 3,962 0 0 13,910 121,351 608,764
    1997 18,100 125 0 0 18,225 289,106 710,918
    1998 15,986 116 3 0 16,105 197,247 662,441
    1999 24,424 137 3 0 24,564 21,991 554,942
    2000 25,728 92 40 0 25,860 234,492 564,290
    2001 18,393 320 102 0 18,815 170,164 466,264
    2002 17,859 24 114 0 17,997 5,895 267,501
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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