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Environmental Release Report: NACOGDOCHES County, TX
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in NACOGDOCHES 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 TEXAS or facilities in NACOGDOCHES 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 NACOGDOCHES County

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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 163,888 18
    Suspected Carcinogens 10,922
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 224,982 18
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 93,106 18
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 443,800
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 11,056
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 270,250 273
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 504,052 268
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 591,686 18
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 34,354
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 648,287 18
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 426 18
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 335,937
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 652,255 505
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 647,995

    *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 475,852 0 0 0 475,852 435,002 NA
    1989 463,546 12 0 0 463,558 98,300 NA
    1990 400,067 12 0 0 400,079 556,861 NA
    1991 287,787 500 0 0 288,287 1,918,881 2,630,186
    1992 362,036 750 0 0 362,786 1,314,565 2,054,126
    1993 773,139 1,950 0 0 775,089 614,759 1,969,808
    1994 586,599 10 0 0 586,609 240,702 1,497,211
    1995 593,431 260 0 0 593,691 236,202 1,649,251
    1996 650,322 261 0 0 650,583 265,039 1,906,091
    1997 648,175 751 0 0 648,926 370,965 1,805,067
    1998 677,744 757 0 0 678,501 248,115 1,983,966
    1999 754,399 795 0 0 755,194 284,450 1,763,756
    2000 390,636 676 750 0 392,062 94,580 553,282
    2001 634,406 620 0 0 635,026 328,133 1,806,870
    2002 652,547 523 0 0 653,070 235,838 2,128,046
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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