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Environmental Release Report: DAVISON County, SD
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in DAVISON County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Rank counties in SOUTH DAKOTA or facilities in DAVISON 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 DAVISON County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:CHROMIUM 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)
    Suspected Carcinogens 10
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 10,786
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 21,407
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 255
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 10,541
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 21,417
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 21,409
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 21,664
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 10,533
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 21,674
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 21,672

    *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 151,938 0 0 0 151,938 5,000 NA
    1989 80,874 0 0 0 80,874 5,000 NA
    1990 163,614 0 0 0 163,614 11,660 NA
    1991 147,321 0 0 0 147,321 18,660 182,236
    1992 128,838 0 0 0 128,838 69,218 196,390
    1993 170,030 0 0 0 170,030 88,165 257,223
    1994 192,455 0 0 0 192,455 133,595 350,319
    1995 203,059 0 0 0 203,059 78,618 280,978
    1996 98,103 0 0 0 98,103 179,982 276,881
    1997 40,335 0 0 0 40,335 819,056 446,851
    1998 62,546 0 0 0 62,546 170,682 100,236
    1999 60,943 0 0 0 60,943 180,856 108,059
    2000 45,838 0 0 0 45,838 52,678 94,965
    2001 32,435 0 12,380 0 44,815 39,520 83,415
    2002 21,674 0 0 0 21,674 44,173 65,739
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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