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Environmental Release Report: MORROW County, OH
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in MORROW 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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    *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 MORROW 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:NICKEL
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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 5
    Suspected Carcinogens 5,180
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5,180
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 5,180
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 5,175
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 5,185
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5,185
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 5,185
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 5,185
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 5,190
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 5,190
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 5,185

    *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 266,249 0 0 0 266,249 1 NA
    1989 268,249 0 0 0 268,249 4,312 NA
    1990 77,709 4 0 0 77,713 5 NA
    1991 66,640 2 0 0 66,642 12,437 79,157
    1992 68,570 3 0 0 68,573 14,312 100,226
    1993 17,530 0 0 0 17,530 27,019 64,703
    1994 32,210 0 0 0 32,210 36,239 88,279
    1995 11,016 0 0 0 11,016 36,931 68,084
    1996 18,165 0 0 0 18,165 5,400 43,972
    1997 51,797 0 0 0 51,797 269,881 205,243
    1998 53,239 0 0 0 53,239 215,000 292,574
    1999 6,441 0 505 0 6,946 240,505 267,741
    2000 9,969 0 0 0 9,969 148,000 178,397
    2001 9,124 0 0 0 9,124 180,146 204,462
    2002 5,190 0 0 0 5,190 257,100 262,289
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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