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Environmental Release Report: WARREN County, OH
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in WARREN 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 WARREN 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:COPPER
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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 4,290
    Suspected Carcinogens 22,003
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 55,901 2
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 4,949
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 49,774 2
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 26,286
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 42,627
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 53,488
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 58,393 2
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 3,400 2
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 56,485 2
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,631
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 54,614 2
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 61,818 2
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 53,586 2

    *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 551,558 6,500 0 30,089 588,147 302,555 NA
    1989 661,193 237 10,100 0 671,530 167,606 NA
    1990 515,462 103 0 0 515,565 77,476 NA
    1991 719,829 85 17,950 0 737,864 507,799 3,274,706
    1992 565,155 220 3,575 0 568,950 599,460 2,846,795
    1993 404,093 5,090 105 0 409,288 642,842 2,824,376
    1994 207,944 274 0 0 208,218 708,741 2,528,861
    1995 217,964 17 0 0 217,981 501,691 1,899,558
    1996 217,400 17 0 0 217,417 370,009 1,802,486
    1997 168,535 20 0 0 168,555 5,052,521 3,670,851
    1998 102,086 9 0 0 102,095 2,732,008 4,667,964
    1999 74,032 0 170 0 74,202 3,323,061 4,987,260
    2000 94,042 0 0 0 94,042 4,324,235 5,992,805
    2001 79,731 0 486 0 80,217 4,108,750 5,502,362
    2002 62,568 2 423 0 62,993 4,687,447 5,909,509
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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