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Environmental Release Report: BROWN County, SD
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in BROWN County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    No TRI releases were associated with this county

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    Rank counties in SOUTH DAKOTA or facilities in BROWN 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 BROWN County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
    • No data in Scorecard. For other releases or transfers, see TRI 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 309,644 0 0 0 309,644 680 NA
    1989 117,016 0 0 0 117,016 1,175 NA
    1990 27,440 0 0 0 27,440 1,453 NA
    1991 24,501 0 0 0 24,501 250 24,991
    1992 7,345 0 0 0 7,345 38,400 45,735
    1994 13,800 0 0 0 13,800 55,744 69,700
    1995 32,927 0 0 0 32,927 54,270 87,397
    1996 0 0 0 0 0 45,005 45,003
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 86,005 43,001
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 35,564 35,602
    1999 0 0 0 0 0 65,007 65,038
    2000 9,342 0 0 0 9,342 63,204 72,080
    2001 5,842 0 0 0 5,842 52,818 58,655
    2002 0 0 0 0 0 34,841 34,837
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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