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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:BROMOTRIFLUOROMETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
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    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 19,303
    Suspected Carcinogens 70,920
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 293,710
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 81,262
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 216,027
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 177,336
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 122,408 2
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 226,825
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 299,378
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 39,110
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 311,278
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 76,978
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 201,880
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 351,546 2
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 273,041

    *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 452,655 0 750 0 453,405 1,278,012 NA
    1989 579,281 500 600 0 580,381 984,958 NA
    1990 427,788 520 0 0 428,308 1,301,674 NA
    1991 706,706 0 0 0 706,706 1,846,195 5,320,010
    1992 289,596 5 0 0 289,601 1,056,376 3,324,379
    1993 542,517 5 0 0 542,522 1,652,840 6,589,466
    1994 614,565 6 0 0 614,571 2,247,030 4,006,679
    1995 521,542 0 0 0 521,542 2,179,530 3,891,747
    1996 563,255 1 0 0 563,256 2,329,009 4,156,959
    1997 429,284 3 0 0 429,287 3,985,582 4,169,527
    1998 449,786 3 0 0 449,789 2,130,628 4,329,215
    1999 524,524 3 0 0 524,527 2,334,732 4,233,765
    2000 449,673 1 0 0 449,674 3,083,216 4,461,573
    2001 317,111 1 0 0 317,112 2,250,510 2,861,612
    2002 354,101 2 0 0 354,103 2,128,948 2,967,309
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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