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Environmental Release Report: MAYES County, OK
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in MAYES 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):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental 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 MAYES County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY COMPOUNDS
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    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area

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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 1,989 4
    Suspected Carcinogens 13,015 84
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 26,478 1,682,093
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,346 4
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 24,132 10,990
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 11,741
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 123,304 678
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 14,665 11,253
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 136,453 11,515
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 156,552
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 30,804 11,515
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,989 4
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 25,658 521
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 171,951 12,360
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 170,554 605

    *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 4,575,750 0 292,776 8,400 4,876,926 368,898 NA
    1989 1,493,419 0 1,000 1,061,550 2,555,969 513,478 NA
    1990 1,411,675 0 1,000 1,226,300 2,638,975 457,278 NA
    1991 871,504 500 2,500 1,223,200 2,097,704 595,944 1,231,005
    1992 1,006,065 593,285 1,910 823,270 2,424,530 277,014 1,180,771
    1993 422,954 54,348 1,750 1,042,120 1,521,172 254,404 1,816,349
    1994 783,545 38,250 2,600 1,123,440 1,947,835 198,621 2,289,778
    1995 500,315 500 2,450 0 503,265 796,640 1,432,577
    1996 654,798 78,000 13,813 1,005,000 1,751,611 151,515 2,083,613
    1997 610,748 116,587 14,562 1,720,700 2,462,597 299,008 2,683,564
    1998 708,194 290,637 1,163,301 3,314,587 5,476,719 154,589 6,711,788
    1999 290,555 2,408,870 1,755,161 0 4,454,586 157,192 22,507,956
    2000 345,601 1,809,186 1,577,168 69,640 3,801,595 287,834 25,985,365
    2001 211,779 1,867,842 1,677,748 0 3,757,369 373,331 24,415,811
    2002 176,340 1,683,463 1,628,633 0 3,488,436 270,339 25,505,918
    "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 3.49 0 0 0 3.49 0 3.48
    2001 29.31 0 0 0 29.31 0 29.31
    2002 8.90 0 0 0 8.90 0 8.90
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