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Environmental Release Report: PERRY County, OH
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in PERRY 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 PERRY 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:COBALT
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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 89,773
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 118,523
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 118,523
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 89,772
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 118,524
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 118,524
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 118,520
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 159,198
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 118,524
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 159,199
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 159,199

    *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 98,123 250 0 0 98,373 136,115 NA
    1989 106,007 251 0 0 106,258 15,825 NA
    1990 150,210 7 0 0 150,217 23,236 NA
    1991 120,502 19 0 0 120,521 102,888 214,794
    1992 145,182 20 0 0 145,202 155,965 312,248
    1993 149,627 4 0 0 149,631 89,890 251,476
    1994 159,781 8 0 0 159,789 79,414 254,333
    1995 140,675 7 0 0 140,682 77,571 230,824
    1996 250,629 14 49 0 250,692 73,268 323,895
    1997 190,897 5 0 0 190,902 78,542 230,173
    1998 169,054 4 0 0 169,058 34,652 203,710
    1999 171,474 1 0 0 171,475 144,500 315,822
    2000 65,799 1 0 0 65,800 163,755 229,553
    2001 121,050 0 0 0 121,050 51,421 172,201
    2002 159,199 0 0 0 159,199 3 161,186
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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