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Environmental Release Report: AUGLAIZE County, OH
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in AUGLAIZE 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):
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    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 AUGLAIZE County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 46,464
    Suspected Carcinogens 108
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 447,638
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 108,420
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 474,699
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 45,778
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 367,295 146
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 582,639
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 637,558
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 90,490
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 583,089
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,240
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 447,488
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 673,713 146
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 610,373

    *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 855,497 0 0 0 855,497 164,805 NA
    1989 919,935 0 0 0 919,935 115,341 NA
    1990 903,546 0 30,000 0 933,546 152,091 NA
    1991 857,787 0 0 0 857,787 505,769 1,725,787
    1992 814,945 0 0 0 814,945 315,709 1,547,132
    1993 523,021 0 0 0 523,021 193,434 1,234,683
    1994 644,879 5 5 0 644,889 242,413 1,313,595
    1995 620,474 3 0 0 620,477 307,623 1,292,332
    1996 621,925 5 0 0 621,930 197,505 1,092,802
    1997 634,231 147 0 0 634,378 366,583 1,086,881
    1998 666,359 170 0 0 666,529 495,145 1,618,555
    1999 665,980 92 78 0 666,150 577,103 1,496,591
    2000 731,098 141 0 0 731,239 777,210 1,775,999
    2001 655,022 184 0 0 655,206 860,439 1,761,951
    2002 674,500 146 261 0 674,907 532,847 1,706,575
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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