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Environmental Release Report: SARGENT County, ND
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in SARGENT County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):

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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 SARGENT 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:MANGANESE COMPOUNDS
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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)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 30,240
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 30,240
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 30,240
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 30,240
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 30,490
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 30,490
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 30,490

    *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 91,400 0 0 0 91,400 81,656 NA
    1989 79,361 0 0 0 79,361 107,027 NA
    1990 102,953 0 0 0 102,953 271,514 NA
    1991 41,162 0 0 0 41,162 79,073 98,358
    1992 78,060 0 0 0 78,060 140,663 232,010
    1993 74,725 0 0 0 74,725 110,005 196,839
    1994 84,486 0 0 0 84,486 137,401 259,243
    1995 80,589 0 0 0 80,589 101,413 192,137
    1996 76,735 0 0 0 76,735 76,462 164,956
    1997 68,905 0 0 0 68,905 127,728 137,511
    1998 74,195 0 0 0 74,195 119,086 159,633
    1999 102,755 0 0 0 102,755 126,611 205,254
    2000 117,253 0 0 0 117,253 141,976 259,266
    2001 110,091 0 0 0 110,091 130,709 219,914
    2002 30,490 0 0 0 30,490 70,561 123,808
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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