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Environmental Release Report: FAUQUIER County, VA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in FAUQUIER County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):

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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 FAUQUIER 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:STYRENE
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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 16,680
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 16,680
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 16,680
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 16,680
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 16,680
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 16,680
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 16,680
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 16,680
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 16,680
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 16,680
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 16,680

    *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
    1989 51,000 0 0 0 51,000 0 NA
    1990 11 0 0 0 11 1,900 NA
    1991 14,750 0 0 0 14,750 1,369 15,980
    1992 10,505 0 0 0 10,505 1,405 12,116
    1993 14,005 0 0 0 14,005 250 14,235
    1994 22,050 0 0 0 22,050 0 22,250
    1995 32,357 0 0 0 32,357 0 32,557
    1996 47,235 0 0 0 47,235 0 47,635
    1997 31,935 0 0 0 31,935 0 32,135
    1998 18,680 0 0 0 18,680 0 18,680
    1999 17,060 0 0 0 17,060 0 17,060
    2000 14,821 0 0 0 14,821 0 14,821
    2001 17,080 0 0 0 17,080 0 17,080
    2002 16,680 0 0 0 16,680 0 16,680
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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