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Environmental Release Report: WARREN County, TN
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in WARREN 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 WARREN 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 WARREN 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:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER
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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 6
    Suspected Carcinogens 15
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 95,300
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .880
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 93,839
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 4,700
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 951 110
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 93,845
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 89,150
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 92,630
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .880
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 90,604
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 96,244 110
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 20

    *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 392,720 0 0 0 392,720 8,800 NA
    1989 209,159 0 0 0 209,159 2,750 NA
    1990 366,540 250 0 0 366,790 26,406 NA
    1991 779,599 0 0 0 779,599 406,393 641,522
    1992 237,692 0 0 0 237,692 402,066 692,102
    1993 221,795 0 0 0 221,795 417,886 709,102
    1994 249,554 12 0 0 249,566 500,621 863,662
    1995 182,154 5 5 0 182,164 590,673 889,826
    1996 302,787 25 0 0 302,812 1,285,697 1,668,737
    1997 205,529 20 5 0 205,554 2,988,069 1,777,852
    1998 116,661 520 5 0 117,186 1,337,446 1,517,283
    1999 161,526 2,033 255 0 163,814 1,167,243 1,396,827
    2000 121,299 787 255 0 122,341 1,227,074 1,422,221
    2001 96,843 2,837 255 0 99,935 1,227,606 1,396,895
    2002 96,246 110 5 0 96,361 1,033,096 1,268,668
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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