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Environmental Release Report: COFFEE County, TN
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in COFFEE 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 COFFEE 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 COFFEE County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to ozone depletion
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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: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 1,508
    Suspected Carcinogens 13,872
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 201,484 38,500
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 40,083
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 150,001 38,500
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 15,372
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 60,854 33
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 188,584 38,500
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 202,984 38,500
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 201,484 38,500
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,508
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 188,576 38,500
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 202,981 38,533
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 202,976 38,500

    *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 447,605 0 0 0 447,605 136,158 NA
    1989 557,662 0 0 0 557,662 74,373 NA
    1990 634,284 0 0 0 634,284 72,120 NA
    1991 608,361 0 0 0 608,361 483,995 1,467,117
    1992 605,865 0 0 0 605,865 514,362 1,364,194
    1993 764,304 0 0 0 764,304 695,957 1,592,763
    1994 589,485 326 0 0 589,811 634,651 1,366,279
    1995 448,228 41,505 0 0 489,733 185,481 688,113
    1996 296,729 86,361 0 0 383,090 441,378 792,779
    1997 259,307 5 0 0 259,312 938,396 757,758
    1998 200,483 5 0 0 200,488 199,619 443,121
    1999 294,104 50,005 30 0 344,139 288,602 678,978
    2000 340,448 37,000 0 0 377,448 353,333 780,210
    2001 311,372 34,110 0 0 345,482 318,358 705,895
    2002 202,989 38,533 0 0 241,522 377,492 626,467
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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