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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MANGANESE
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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 2
    Suspected Carcinogens 13,492
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 135,315
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 20,852
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 114,964
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 13,494
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 109,809 14
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 135,815
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 207,050
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 207,050
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 206,549
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 207,060 14
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 110,299

    *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 216,070 0 0 0 216,070 23,602 NA
    1989 120,078 0 0 0 120,078 33,781 NA
    1990 158,949 0 0 0 158,949 16,954 NA
    1991 244,105 0 0 0 244,105 31,239 316,932
    1992 310,061 0 0 0 310,061 34,536 365,410
    1993 399,103 0 0 0 399,103 26,278 523,910
    1994 294,614 0 0 0 294,614 28,921 325,133
    1995 432,739 0 12,000 0 444,739 57,066 503,697
    1996 397,916 0 17,000 0 414,916 57,586 476,226
    1997 343,372 0 17,000 0 360,372 337,982 522,192
    1998 351,998 5 8,296 0 360,299 246,552 646,927
    1999 375,322 5 24,000 0 399,327 212,934 634,721
    2000 261,866 5 29,900 0 291,771 415,898 859,787
    2001 202,054 25 28,000 0 230,079 299,739 548,521
    2002 207,060 14 250 0 207,324 235,029 454,151
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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