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Environmental Release Report: VINTON County, OH
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in VINTON County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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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 VINTON County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Carcinogens 500
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5,298
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 250
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 250
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 500
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 850 4,802
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 850 4,802
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 850 4,552
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 850 5,052
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 850 4,802

    *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 0 7,200 0 0 7,200 750 NA
    1989 0 2,700 0 0 2,700 750 NA
    1990 0 2,500 0 0 2,500 1,000 NA
    1991 0 2,100 0 0 2,100 750 2,496
    1992 0 2,100 0 0 2,100 750 2,480
    1993 0 2,660 0 0 2,660 2,250 3,261
    1994 0 2,070 0 0 2,070 750 2,220
    1995 0 3,718 0 0 3,718 750 3,943
    1996 0 6,596 0 0 6,596 750 4,490
    1997 0 4,108 0 0 4,108 0 4,108
    1998 750 3,068 0 0 3,818 0 4,936
    1999 750 6,788 0 0 7,538 0 8,467
    2000 750 6,788 17 0 7,555 0 8,657
    2001 958 7,123 2,250 0 10,331 2,250 10,586
    2002 850 10,350 .036 0 11,200 1,750 12,200
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 0 0 5.67 0 5.67 0 5.67
    2001 0 0 21.71 0 21.71 0 21.71
    2002 0 0 16.26 0 16.26 0 16.26
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