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Environmental Release Report: CAMPBELL County, VA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CAMPBELL 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):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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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 CAMPBELL County

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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:LEAD
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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 11,606 90
    Suspected Carcinogens 94 852
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 9,671 874,884
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 219 5
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 50,937 502
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 186 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 107,586 1,370
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 51,534 1,470
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 246,244 1,257
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 94,207
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 155,996 255
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 217 5
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 113,494 1,337
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 255,521 1,979
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 252,671 1,188

    *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 3,655,492 38,697 716,810 1,373 4,412,372 222,021 NA
    1989 2,456,417 2,248 701,814 0 3,160,479 106,972 NA
    1990 1,881,587 324 526,647 0 2,408,558 148,713 NA
    1991 2,438,329 1,652 245,496 0 2,685,477 676,276 6,619,840
    1992 1,048,576 2,303 235,255 0 1,286,134 708,653 4,160,751
    1993 1,055,597 1,860 177,776 0 1,235,233 768,683 4,586,290
    1994 773,370 1,411 680,228 0 1,455,009 745,830 4,977,967
    1995 818,472 1,445 517,293 0 1,337,210 899,918 4,838,150
    1996 611,378 17,939 74,066 0 703,383 717,311 3,738,259
    1997 343,020 10,099 60,413 0 413,532 230,578 1,300,828
    1998 201,686 510 273,503 0 475,699 115,176 1,821,340
    1999 186,503 880,353 389,228 0 1,456,084 2,325,212 6,315,667
    2000 289,314 723,589 270,662 0 1,283,565 2,378,340 5,847,123
    2001 257,432 998,978 224,741 0 1,481,152 2,538,187 6,202,808
    2002 255,554 876,360 89,042 0 1,220,956 2,683,271 6,212,039
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 .142 0 0 0 .142 .00105 .143
    2001 .168 0 0 0 .168 .00228 .17
    2002 .122 0 0 0 .122 0 .122
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