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Environmental Release Report: RANDALL County, TX
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in RANDALL County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    *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 RANDALL County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:XYLENE (MIXED ISOMERS)
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Carcinogens 120,802
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 188,597
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 254,718
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 120,802
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 159,003
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 225,124
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 254,718
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 29,594
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 254,718
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 188,597
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 254,722
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 254,718

    *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 838,104 0 0 0 838,104 152,722 NA
    1989 750 0 0 0 750 6,300 NA
    1990 322,547 0 0 0 322,547 126,316 NA
    1991 153,779 0 0 0 153,779 114,003 334,610
    1992 278,582 0 0 0 278,582 206,024 534,231
    1993 498,380 0 5 0 498,385 27,123 567,394
    1994 619,980 0 250 0 620,230 21,289 702,214
    1995 604,880 0 500 0 605,380 75,788 724,101
    1996 568,750 0 0 0 568,750 9,204 617,636
    1997 435,250 0 0 0 435,250 24,408 467,973
    1998 505,950 0 101 0 506,051 16,843 540,959
    1999 496,446 0 4 0 496,450 10,942 566,925
    2000 555,982 0 4 0 555,986 21,190 576,900
    2001 513,231 0 0 0 513,231 71,355 669,555
    2002 254,722 0 0 0 254,722 15,405 336,550
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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