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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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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:COPPER
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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 8,034
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 378,862 5
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 142,933 5
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 269,963 5
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 95,006
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 221,379 5
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 412,896 10
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 325,896 10
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 420,655 10
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 34
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 280,969 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 423,732 10
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 322,768 10

    *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 841,601 0 0 0 841,601 97,753 NA
    1989 997,148 0 0 0 997,148 121,662 NA
    1990 1,410,260 0 20 5 1,410,285 60,024 NA
    1991 1,025,971 0 0 0 1,025,971 532,020 1,636,719
    1992 1,161,956 0 0 0 1,161,956 621,375 1,857,556
    1993 1,168,271 0 0 0 1,168,271 664,254 1,876,172
    1994 783,783 0 0 0 783,783 316,200 1,201,822
    1995 639,307 0 0 0 639,307 135,363 829,652
    1996 629,119 0 0 0 629,119 216,799 913,263
    1997 551,934 0 0 0 551,934 243,183 728,925
    1998 474,770 0 0 0 474,770 678,263 4,473,551
    1999 441,569 0 0 0 441,569 669,475 1,349,789
    2000 536,846 0 0 0 536,846 1,035,339 1,660,131
    2001 514,112 5 0 0 514,117 992,114 1,889,378
    2002 423,760 10 0 0 423,770 1,147,336 2,540,388
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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