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Environmental Release Report: NOBLE County, OH
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in NOBLE 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):
    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 NOBLE 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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    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 1,107 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 31,993 13
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 18,907 5
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 13,039 8
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 18,907 5
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 31,946 13
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 31,946 13
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 30,454 5
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,107 5
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 30,886 8
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 30,886 8
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 29,347

    *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 67,446 0 0 0 67,446 1,803 NA
    1989 181,479 0 0 0 181,479 17,872 NA
    1990 208,671 0 0 0 208,671 14,477 NA
    1991 193,126 0 0 0 193,126 1,707,341 1,873,325
    1992 340,596 0 0 0 340,596 2,024,921 3,976,850
    1993 181,762 0 0 0 181,762 2,176,694 5,477,366
    1994 113,463 0 0 0 113,463 2,609,157 6,236,732
    1995 135,411 0 0 0 135,411 2,620,971 6,042,611
    1996 119,962 45 0 0 120,007 2,519,475 5,506,732
    1997 208,775 100 0 0 208,875 5,245,387 5,703,978
    1998 209,285 24 0 0 209,309 2,641,985 6,104,782
    1999 230,286 118 0 0 230,404 2,849,313 6,310,495
    2000 199,971 109 0 0 200,080 2,454,159 5,057,103
    2001 195,573 36 0 0 195,609 40,310 1,843,074
    2002 31,993 13 0 0 32,006 56,766 2,331,986
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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