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Environmental Release Report: CARROLL County, TN
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CARROLL 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 TENNESSEE or facilities in CARROLL 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 CARROLL County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE
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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 17,179
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 4,200
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 17,179
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 0
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 17,179
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 4,200
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 21,379
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 4,200
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 17,179
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 21,379
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 21,379

    *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 40,917 250 0 0 41,167 0 NA
    1989 44,700 0 0 0 44,700 15,000 NA
    1990 28,222 0 0 0 28,222 8,111 NA
    1991 43,376 0 0 0 43,376 7,568 50,760
    1992 69,475 0 0 0 69,475 4,506 380,862
    1993 18,074 0 0 0 18,074 17,260 302,050
    1994 29,514 0 0 0 29,514 3,860 30,954
    1995 57,410 0 0 0 57,410 39,824 99,180
    1996 3,090 0 0 0 3,090 1,478 1,498
    1997 2,695 0 0 0 2,695 0 0
    1998 2,756 0 0 0 2,756 0 2,756
    1999 2,692 0 15 0 2,707 69,022 71,624
    2000 2,489 0 3,100 0 5,589 89,978 92,379
    2001 21,070 0 2,457 0 23,527 98,744 118,938
    2002 21,379 0 0 0 21,379 6,760 28,145
    "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 .00344 0 0 0 .00344 0 .00344
    2001 .00456 0 0 0 .00456 0 .00456
    2002 .00588 0 0 0 .00588 0 .00588
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