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Environmental Release Report: CLARION County, PA
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CLARION 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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    Rank counties in PENNSYLVANIA or facilities in CLARION 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 CLARION County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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 22,374 1
    Suspected Carcinogens 205,640
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 206,064 1
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 424 1
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 206,390
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 205,678 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 228,014 1
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 206,814 1
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 239,196 1
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 239,196 1
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 424 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 238,022
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 238,810 1
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 238,815 6

    *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 219,500 0 0 0 219,500 1,100 NA
    1989 202,100 0 0 0 202,100 1,600 NA
    1990 200,050 0 0 0 200,050 0 NA
    1991 195,220 0 0 0 195,220 3,665 262,060
    1992 83,685 0 0 0 83,685 1,162 120,177
    1993 124,550 0 0 0 124,550 470 190,520
    1994 36,510 0 0 0 36,510 250 55,770
    1995 91,518 0 0 0 91,518 6,513 138,509
    1996 49,840 0 0 0 49,840 7,389 95,674
    1997 215,708 0 0 0 215,708 34,936 233,106
    1998 444,445 515 87,181 0 532,141 302,419 834,860
    1999 517,981 500 68,635 0 587,116 309,127 894,861
    2000 376,763 255 124,900 0 501,918 414,647 1,382,259
    2001 194,520 5 135,785 0 330,310 666,288 1,410,387
    2002 239,201 6 199 0 239,406 623,921 1,292,238
    "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 .3489 0 0 0 .3489 0 .3489
    2001 0 0 0 0 0 .28 .2788
    2002 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .278
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