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Environmental Release Report: CARROLL County, OH
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CARROLL 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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    Rank counties in OHIO or facilities in CARROLL County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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 CARROLL 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:LEAD
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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 97
    Suspected Carcinogens 19
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 99
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 38
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 62
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 38
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,126
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 118
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,066
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 3,010
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 121
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 38
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 102
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,152
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,251

    *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 4,778 1,816 0 0 6,594 52,839 NA
    1989 2,089 0 0 0 2,089 20,704 NA
    1990 2,010 0 0 0 2,010 13,040 NA
    1991 3,497 0 5 0 3,502 750 11,772
    1992 2,432 0 250 0 2,682 4,064 25,967
    1993 4,098 0 250 0 4,348 253,296 314,617
    1994 5,015 41 5 0 5,061 91,869 141,731
    1995 6,677 17 0 0 6,694 76,874 101,697
    1996 6,144 5 0 0 6,149 261,161 295,162
    1997 4,741 1 0 0 4,742 571,378 319,365
    1998 4,753 0 0 0 4,753 261,030 293,082
    1999 321 0 0 0 321 299,798 307,927
    2000 208 0 0 0 208 284,260 290,410
    2001 2,365 5 0 0 2,370 475,249 511,201
    2002 3,277 0 0 0 3,277 257,221 333,637
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2001 .14 0 0 0 .14 .317 .457
    2002 .176 0 0 0 .176 0 .572
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