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Environmental Release Report: NOBLE County, OK
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in NOBLE County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    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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    Rank counties in OKLAHOMA or facilities in NOBLE 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 NOBLE County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD 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 314
    Suspected Carcinogens 210
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 190,524
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 524
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 190,000
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 32,703 75
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,352 6
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 221,314
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 235,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 191,216 32
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 314
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 190,692 32
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 237,513 113
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 243,410 440

    *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
    1989 38,100 0 0 0 38,100 0 NA
    1990 34,735 0 0 0 34,735 0 NA
    1991 29,548 0 0 0 29,548 0 59,096
    1992 40,776 0 0 0 40,776 0 88,153
    1993 46,313 0 0 0 46,313 0 53,440
    1994 44,960 0 0 0 44,960 0 43,000
    1995 12,660 0 0 0 12,660 0 12,660
    1996 17,000 0 0 0 17,000 0 17,000
    1998 250,679 808 34,460 0 285,947 153,820 732,400
    1999 256,094 499 34,460 0 291,053 170,420 747,600
    2000 254,889 448 35,560 0 290,897 25 593,950
    2001 237,827 674 184,200 0 422,701 33,220 758,250
    2002 247,053 553 32,661 0 280,267 0 918,920
    "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 .53 0 0 0 .53 0 .53
    2001 .52 0 0 0 .52 0 .52
    2002 .53 0 0 0 .53 0 .53
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