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Environmental Release Report: MADISON County, OH
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in MADISON County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    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 MADISON County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:DICHLOROMETHANE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 92,424 1
    Suspected Carcinogens 58 3
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 95,120 382
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 24 1
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 25,796 272
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 92,424 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 23,702 4
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 94,658 276
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 94,905 386
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 94,671 361
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 24 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 95,401 385
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 103,873 386
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 32,894 360

    *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 192,781 0 0 0 192,781 3,282 NA
    1989 171,814 500 0 0 172,314 1,250 NA
    1990 77,235 15 20 0 77,270 42,875 NA
    1991 77,264 15 5,852 0 83,131 74,900 488,698
    1992 49,210 15 0 0 49,225 89,227 484,127
    1993 82,650 0 250 0 82,900 123,701 542,624
    1994 56,514 0 0 0 56,514 242,856 644,994
    1995 128,715 0 0 0 128,715 209,307 548,761
    1996 121,120 0 0 0 121,120 150,333 493,608
    1997 148,205 0 0 0 148,205 578,190 774,100
    1998 102,599 0 0 0 102,599 233,749 578,813
    1999 113,800 715 6 0 114,521 754,362 1,123,600
    2000 99,051 922 1 0 99,974 740,907 1,113,174
    2001 95,765 245 1 0 96,011 615,203 999,769
    2002 103,873 495 1 0 104,369 579,236 954,421
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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