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Environmental Release Report: SCIOTO County, OH
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in SCIOTO 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 SCIOTO County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    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 35,583 474
    Suspected Carcinogens 35,000 11
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 213,547 54,132
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 39,913 33
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 131,663 4,863
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 17,083 44
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 27,213 496
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 217,620 58,951
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 636,490 59,643
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 1,300
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 639,308 60,095
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2,763 11
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 495,962 1,177
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 534,712 60,062
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 643,990 60,095

    *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 4,061,188 12,509 500 2,615,100 6,689,297 1,670,358 NA
    1989 3,292,902 11,595 500 1,563,700 4,868,697 1,290,670 NA
    1990 3,054,766 7,860 250 2,132,050 5,194,926 577,083 NA
    1991 3,049,890 9,502 500 2,270,220 5,330,112 826,572 17,704,510
    1992 1,834,196 5,115 255 1,984,103 3,823,669 1,242,762 17,788,792
    1993 1,308,671 4,441 255 1,931,482 3,244,849 972,225 15,973,056
    1994 1,058,951 3,074 255 1,176,894 2,239,174 835,834 17,612,064
    1995 807,093 9,138 255 1,279,981 2,096,467 702,739 33,769,859
    1996 2,112,692 98,273 250 812,715 3,023,930 655,195 42,336,817
    1997 2,559,177 50,617 505 0 2,610,299 1,345,874 35,449,541
    1998 2,026,079 50,631 255 0 2,076,965 2,059,630 38,230,525
    1999 1,447,157 64,784 255 0 1,512,196 1,713,951 45,864,847
    2000 612,150 53,065 255 0 665,470 831,602 40,288,054
    2001 426,650 61,960 255 0 488,865 679,530 36,102,317
    2002 653,438 60,139 0 0 713,577 454,594 37,235,385
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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