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Environmental Release Report: LE FLORE County, OK
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in LE FLORE 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:

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    Rank counties in OKLAHOMA or facilities in LE FLORE County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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 LE FLORE 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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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY 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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 19
    Suspected Carcinogens 130
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 130
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 94
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 36
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 130,065
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 54
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 159,187
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 130,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 29,458
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 29,366
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 159,419
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 159,302

    *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 34,800 0 0 0 34,800 0 NA
    1989 45,200 0 0 0 45,200 0 NA
    1991 40,000 0 0 0 40,000 0 40,000
    1992 59,250 0 0 0 59,250 0 59,000
    1993 82,150 0 0 0 82,150 0 81,900
    1994 250 0 0 0 250 12,631 12,759
    1995 57,500 0 0 0 57,500 51,277 108,579
    1996 81,920 0 0 0 81,920 53,582 136,261
    1997 71,517 0 0 0 71,517 54,146 126,218
    1998 195,826 0 0 0 195,826 873,681 1,072,609
    1999 197,421 0 0 0 197,421 692,280 887,962
    2000 184,325 0 0 0 184,325 604,208 789,149
    2001 176,693 0 0 0 176,693 576,224 752,572
    2002 159,652 0 0 0 159,652 0 712,478
    "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 .8195 0 0 0 .8195 0 .8195
    2001 .1561 0 0 0 .1561 0 .1561
    2002 .1727 0 0 0 .1727 0 .1727
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